Influenza Vaccines

Recent News

Feb 03, 2016

Flu Scan for Feb 03, 2016

Flu vaccine uptake in kids
Avian flu in Taiwan, South Africa, Macao
Jan 11, 2016
Nasal spray flu vaccine

Studies note nasal spray vaccine failure against H1N1 flu

The initial effectiveness investigations flagged a problem with the 2009 H1N1 vaccine virus in the inhaled version and drove improvement efforts.

Jan 07, 2016

News Scan for Jan 07, 2016

Ebola vaccine phase 2 trial
Flu vaccine effectiveness Down Under
Jan 05, 2016

News Scan for Jan 05, 2016

MCR-1 in Canada
Medical countermeasures for kids
Impact of minor flu strains
Dec 15, 2015

News Scan for Dec 15, 2015

More Hawaii dengue
Flu vaccine priming in kids
Cholera in DR Congo
Dec 09, 2015

Flu Scan for Dec 09, 2015

Egg allergies and LAIV
More avian flu in France
Avian flu in Taiwan, Germany, Russia
Dec 03, 2015

Flu Scan for Dec 03, 2015

Hurdle to universal flu vaccine
H5N2 outbreak in France
Nov 30, 2015

Flu Scan for Nov 30, 2015

Avian flu in Vietnam, Canada
US flu uptick
Nov 25, 2015

Flu Scan for Nov 25, 2015

Adjuvanted flu vaccine
UK flu deaths last season
H5N1 in France, Vietnam
Nov 24, 2015

Flu Scan for Nov 24, 2015

H7N9 in China
Flu vaccine and H1N1 protection

Resources & Literature

Recent Literature

Andrews SF, Huang Y, Kaur K, et al. Immune history profoundly affects broadly protective B cell responses to influenza. Sci Transl Med 2015 Dec 2;7(316):316ra192

Arakane R, Annaka R, Takahama A, et al. Superior immunogenicity profile of the new intradermal influenza vaccine compared to the standard subcutaneous vaccine in subjects 65 years and older: a randomized controlled phase III study. Vaccine 2015 (published online Oct 29)

Arakane R, Nakatani H, Fujisaki E, et al. Immunogenicity and safety of the new intradermal influenza vaccine in adults and elderly: a randomized phase 1/2 clinical trial. Vaccine 2015 (published online Oct 1)

Arriola CS, Anderson EJ, Baumbach J, et al. Does influenza vaccination modify influenza disease severity? Data on older adults hospitalized with influenza during the 2012-13 season in the United States. J Infect Dis 2015 (published online Mar 27)

Asghar Z, Coupland C, Siriwardena N. Influenza vaccination and risk of stroke: self-controlled case-series study. Vaccine 2015 (published online Aug 18)

Barnes M, Heywood AE, Mahimbo A, et al. Acute myocardial infarction and influenza: a meta-analysis of case-control studies. Heart 2015 (published online Aug 26)

Bednarczyk RA, Chu SL, Sickler H, et al. Low uptake of influenza vaccine among university students: evaluating predictors beyond cost and safety concerns. Vaccine 2015 (published online Feb 26)

Bissielo A, Pierse N, Huang Q, et al. Effectiveness of seasonal influenza vaccine in preventing influenza primary care visits and hospitalisation in Auckland, New Zealand in 2015: interim estimates. Euro Surveill 2016 Jan 7;21(1):pii=30101

Black CL, Yue X, Ball SW, et al. Influenza vaccination coverage among health care personnel United States, 2014-15 influenza season. MMWR 2015 Sep 18;64(36):993-9

Black S, Nicolay U, Del Giudice G, et al. Influence of statins on influenza vaccine response in elderly individuals. J Infect Dis 2015 (published online Oct 28)

Blyth CC, Jacoby P, Effler PV, et al. Influenza vaccine effectiveness and uptake in children at risk of severe disease. Pediatr Infect Dis 2015 (published online Dec 7)

Caspard H, Gaglani M, Clipper L, et al. Effectiveness of live attenuated influenza vaccine and inactivated influenza vaccine in children 2-17 years of age in 2013-2014 in the United States. Vaccine 2015 (published online Nov 14)

Chamberlain AT, Seib K, Ault KA, et al. Improving influenza and Tdap vaccination during pregnancy: a cluster-randomized trial of a multi-component antenatal vaccine promotion package in late influenza season. Vaccine 2015 (published online Jun 1)

Cheng AC, Kotsimbos T, Kelly PM, et al. Influenza vaccine effectiveness against hospitalisation with influenza in adults in Australia in 2014. Vaccine 2015 (published online Oct 31)

Chit A, Becker DL, DiazGranados CA, et al. Cost-effectiveness of high-dose versus standard-dose inactivated influenza vaccine in adults aged 65 years and older: an economic evaluation of data from a randomised controlled trial. Lancet Infect Dis 2015 (published online Sep 8)

Chung JR, Flannery B, Thompson MG, et al. Seasonal effectiveness of live attenuated and inactivated influenza vaccine. Pediatrics 2016 (published online Jan 6)

Coleman BL, McNeil SA, Langley JM, et al. Differences in efficiency, satisfaction and adverse events between self-administered intradermal and nurse-administered intramuscular influenza vaccines in hospital workers. Vaccine 2015 (published online Oct 31)

Cowling BJ, Feng S, Finelli L, et al. Assessment of influenza vaccine effectiveness in a sentinel surveillance network 2010-13, United States. Vaccine 2015 (published online Nov 21)

Cox NJ, Hickling J, Jones R, et al. Report on the second WHO integrated meeting on development and clinical trials of influenza vaccines that induce broadly protective and long-lasting immune responses: Geneva, Switzerland, 5-7 May 2014. (Conference report) Vaccine 2015 (published online Oct 23)

Deiss RG, Arnold JC, Chen WJ, et al. Vaccine-associated reduction in symptom severity among patients with influenza A/H3N2 disease. Vaccine 2015 (published online Nov 10)

DiazGranados CA, Dunning AJ, Robertson CA, et al. Efficacy and immunogenicity of high-dose influenza vaccine in older adults by age, comorbidities, and frailty. Vaccine 2015 (published online Jul 14)

Ding H, Black CL, Ball S, et al. Influenza vaccination coverage among pregnant women United States, 2014-15 influenza season. MMWR 2015 Sep 18;64(36):1000-5

Dyda A, MacIntyre CR, McIntyre P, et al. Factors associated with influenza vaccination in middle and older aged Australian adults according to eligibility for the national vaccination program. Vaccine 2015 (published online May 30)

Fischer WA, King LS, Lane AP, et al. Restricted replication of the live attenuated influenza A virus vaccine during infection of primary differentiated human nasal epithelial cells. Vaccine 2015 (published online Jul 18)

Foppa IM, Cheng PY, Reynolds SB, et al. Deaths averted by influenza vaccination in the U.S. during the seasons 2005/06 through 2013/14. Vaccine 2015 (published online Mar 23)

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