The Future of Influenza...
1. another influenza is inevitable
2. Surveillance of birds (& pigs) may alert us
3. Serious impact to normal life
- 4. Pharmaceutical companies reluctant to produce large amounts of vaccine that may
- become obsolete quickly.
5. 300 million doses are made each year but billions would be required for a pandemic
6. If a vaccine is produced, need age of coverage & cost
8. These may blunt affects of next pandemic but not prevent it!