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Scientists develop an influenza vaccine delivered by a microneedle patch that patients could easily and painlessly self-administer.
Track the germy spread of influenza with a social-media map of tweets and videos complaining of symptoms and outbreaks.
A novel device out of Brown University could lead to the widespread, real-time tracking of influenza.
Department of Defense commissions "serious game" to prepare for the next influenza pandemic.
A scientific group grappling for control of EpiFlu--a free, publicly available database of influenza gene sequencing--creates a new one with the same name.
Prototype microneedle patch under study by the CDC is well received by early testers. Imagine picking up a flu vaccine at the pharmacy and administering it in the comfort of your home.
Google's annual Flu Trends metric was wildly off last year. But scientists were able to leverage the company's data to design a far more successful system.
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.
Scientists at Georgia Tech say a new technique for tagging the genome and studying the RNA of a virus could help them discover better antiviral drugs and perhaps even more effective vaccines.
A study out of the University of Washington finds that Google Flu Trends is least accurate during times when people use it most, as compared to CDC national surveillance programs.