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Week 10 Activities Exam 2. Nov. 1-4 (ends at 12:00 a.m. on Friday). Same format (Multiple Choice/Paragraph) Test Reviews: Oct. 28 Friday 4:00-6:00pm. BNSN W111 Oct. 29 Sat. 10:00am 12:00. MSRB 321 Oct. 31 Monday 3:00-5:00pm. HBLL 3714 Nov. 1 Tuesday 5:00-7:00pm. BNSN W111 Covers: Weeks 6 9. All M-W questions could be on exam Friday all questions except Guest Lecturer on Health Care Week 10: Normal Monday quiz, Friday activites
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Why do I need a new flu vaccine every year?
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“Why do I need a new flu vaccine every year?” To help answer this question we will discuss how antibody-mediated immunity occurs through the production of B-cells and antibodies; antigenic drift occurs in various viral proteins (e.g. hemagglutinin and neuraminidase); and, antigenic drift becomes the basis for the need for new influenza vaccines each year. Terms: B-Cell, Antibody, Vaccine, Antigenic drift, Hemagglutinin, Neuraminidase
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Impact of Seasonal Influenza Worldwide, deaths from seasonal influenza estimated at 250,000 - 500,000 people / year In the U.S., the majority of deaths occur in adults over 65. According to the NIH: seasonal influenza causes more than 200,000 hospitalizations and 41,000 deaths in the U.S. every year Seventh leading cause of death in the U.S.
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What is the flu? Influenza virus does not
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