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'60 Minutes': An inside look at H1N1 vaccine production

Scott Pelley reports on the manufacture, distribution, and safety of the H1N1 flu vaccine.

By Nov. 2, 2009

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Want to steer clear of H1N1? Get off the couch

Mice that run regularly on a treadmill develop less severe flu symptoms, and even benefit from running for just 45 minutes on the day of infection, scientists report.

By Oct. 29, 2009

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Text messages boost flu vaccine rates in pregnant women

Researchers find that those who received five text messages every week about the importance of flu shots were 30 percent more likely to get one than those who only received phone calls.

By Jan. 10, 2014

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Latest flu-related tech is largely about the greater good, not you

Vaccines; crowdsourcing apps to report your symptoms; calling a doc instead of going to the hospital.... Individuals benefit, yes, but the masses even more so.

By Jan. 25, 2014

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'Barcoding' viruses could help detect mutated strains

A team out of the University of Leeds has already produced molecular signatures for two forms of a childhood respiratory-disease virus, and plans many more.

By May. 14, 2012

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Superdrug takes out common cold, other viruses

MIT researchers say a new approach destroys infected cells without harming healthy ones, in what sounds like a one-size-fits-all way to kill any virus.

By Aug. 12, 2011

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Afraid of swine flu? Wear this suit

A Japanese menswear company has developed a new suit that incorporates a protective layer that allegedly kills the H1N1 virus upon contact.

By Oct. 7, 2009

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New flu detection test can be carried in a first aid kit

A novel device out of Brown University could lead to the widespread, real-time tracking of influenza.

By Jun. 13, 2012

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Google spring clean shuts down some more services

The big G has pulled the plug on some more services, so let's see what's getting the chop.

By Apr. 21, 2012

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Fake CDC vaccine e-mail leads to malware

AppRiver warns of scammers preying on public interest in the H1N1 vaccine through an e-mail purporting to come from Centers for Disease Control.

By Dec. 1, 2009