Will this mean flu for you? Neighboring states showing widespread outbreaks

Will this mean flu for you? Neighboring states showing widespread outbreaks

Will this mean flu for you? Neighboring states showing widespread outbreaks

“It’s going to be a particularly bad one,” said Dr. Deb Fuller, a professor and researcher with UW Medicine in the Department of Microbiology. 

“Then your skin cells are going to start producing flu antigens,” Fuller said.  

“They go like little micro injections into your skin cells,” Fuller explained.

Now the University of Washington School of Medicine is developing a new way to fight the flu, with a vaccine that could offer protection for years.

She says the gene gun doesn’t hurt at all, because the particles are too small for your skin to feel. 


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