Which components were included in the trivalent 2016-2017 Northern Hemisphere vaccine against H1N1 influenza (swine flu)?

Updated: Apr 09, 2019
  • Author: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD; Chief Editor: Russell W Steele, MD  more...
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The trivalent 2016-2017 Northern Hemisphere vaccine season contains the following components:

  • A/California/7/2009 (H1N1)pdm09-like (same strain as was used for 2009 H1N1 monovalent vaccines)
  • A/Hong Kong/4801/2014 (H3N2)-like virus (new for 2016-2017 season)
  • B/Brisbane/60/2008-like virus (B/Victoria lineage) (new for 2016-2017 season for trivalent)

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