Friday, September 12, 2008

Video: Avian Flu: Innovation in Healthcare

11 Sept 12
I have found a few good videos on pandemic planning and ventilators and will be posting these for much of the summer. If you are new to this blog, take a look at the right side of the page to see links to previous articles and the archives.

Avian Flu: Innovation in Healthcare
7:19
IBM
IBM collaborated with the Scripps Research Institute and several worldwide government and nonprofit health organizations to help work on developing a vaccine for avian flu by developing tools to assist in predicting the mutations the virus might take and develop vaccines targeted towards those mutations.
The last statement made in the video is very powerful.

1 comment:

David Curran said...

New bird flu cases revive fears of human pandemic

from http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/world/la-fg-birdflu4-2009jan04,0,3010223.story

news on H5N1
http://www.recombinomics.com/whats_new.html