BIO NOTES 3 - recognizes Uh-oh! N and H! FIGHT! Edward...

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E. Preventing the Flu Regular hand-washing, keeping distance from sneezer/cougher, avoiding crowded public places Flu Vaccine Administration Attenuated (weakened) form of the virus; Include lymphocytes to complement the ‘N’ and ‘H’ antigens on the exterior of the flu virus So when the flu comes, the body
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Unformatted text preview: recognizes Uh-oh! N and H! FIGHT! Edward Jenner 1798: Came up with the Cowpox Vaccine Growing the flu virus Can be grown quickly and conveniently in hen eggs, then isolated, inactivated with formaldehyde (embalming fluid) and injected into humans...
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This note was uploaded on 04/06/2008 for the course BIOSCI 0020 taught by Professor Campbell during the Spring '08 term at Pittsburgh.

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BIO NOTES 3 - recognizes Uh-oh! N and H! FIGHT! Edward...

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