InvestorInvestor relations

How are COVID-19 and influenza viruses similar?

How are COVID-19 and influenza viruses similar?

Firstly, COVID-19 and influenza viruses have a similar disease presentation. That is, they both cause respiratory disease, which presents as a wide range of illness from asymptomatic or mild through to severe disease and death.

Secondly, both viruses are transmitted by contact, droplets and fomites. As a result, the same public health measures, such as hand hygiene and good respiratory etiquette (coughing into your elbow or into a tissue and immediately disposing of the tissue), are important actions all can take to prevent infection.

Hualan | Hualan Biological

From https://www.who.int/news-room/q-a-detail/q-a-similarities-and-differences-covid-19-and-influenza

 


TAG:  COVID-19 and influenza, Flu Vaccine, Hualan Bio, Quadrivalen Influenza Vaccine