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Each year, we get vaccinated against influenza. Some people wonder why we don’t have a vaccine that works better. Recently, VEC Director, Dr. Paul Offit, wrote an article, “Why Can’t We Make a Better Flu Vaccine,” published on The Daily Beast website, in which he described the challenges to making a better influenza vaccine.
In the video below, Dr. Offit discusses these ideas and describes four possibilities for the difficulties encountered in the lab.
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