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Broadly neutralizing antibodies against influenza virus [Antiviral Res. 2013]

Despite available antivirals and vaccines, influenza continues to be a major cause of mortality worldwide. Vaccination generally induces an effective, but strain-specific antibody response. As the virus continually evolves, new vaccines have to be administered almost annually when a novel strain becomes dominant. Furthermore, the sporadic emerging resistance to neuraminidase inhibitors among circulating strains suggests an urgent need for new therapeutic agents. 

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Scientists describe antibodies that protect against large variety of flu viruses

Scientists describe antibodies that protect against large variety of flu viruses | Virology and Bioinformatics from Virology.ca | Scoop.it
A team led by scientists at the Scripps Research Institute and Crucell Vaccine Institute in the Netherlands describes three human antibodies that provide broad protection against Influenza B virus strains.

 

That's B, not A.

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