Industry News

Quadrivalent Influenza Vaccines for the 2021 Southern Hemisphere Influenza Season

Quadrivalent Influenza Vaccines for the 2021 Southern Hemisphere Influenza Season

It is recommended that quadrivalent vaccines for use in the 2021 southern hemisphere influenza season contain the following:

Egg-based Vaccines 

•    an A/Victoria/2570/2019 (H1N1)pdm09-like virus;

•    an A/Hong Kong/2671/2019 (H3N2)-like virus;

•    a B/Washington/02/2019 (B/Victoria lineage)-like virus; and

•    a B/Phuket/3073/2013 (B/Yamagata lineage)-like virus.

Cell- or recombinant-based Vaccines

•     an A/Wisconsin/588/2019 (H1N1)pdm09-like virus;

•     an A/Hong Kong/45/2019 (H3N2)-like virus;

•     a B/Washington/02/2019 (B/Victoria lineage)-like virus; and

•     a B/Phuket/3073/2013 (B/Yamagata lineage)-like virus.

Hualan | Hualan Biological

 


TAG:  Hualan Biological, Influenza Vaccine, Quadrivalent Influenza Vaccine, Flu Vaccine