Flu vax for 2013 announced

The composition of next year’s flu vaccine has been unveiled, with Australia following recommendations from the WHO.

The Therapeutic Goods Administration confirmed Tuesday that the vaccine for the 2013 influenza season would contain the following three strains: 

  • A (H1N1): an A/California/7/2009-like virus
  • A (H3N2): an A/Victoria/361/2011-like virus
  • B: a B/Wisconsin/1/2010-like virus

This winter, H3