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Testing Demand Keeps CDC Lab Fellow on the Go

Since January, laboratory scientist Jesica Jacobs has helped with testing programs in four states and the Pacific island of Saipan….

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A “Capital” Assignment for CDC Lab Specialist​

CDC molecular biologist Silvina Masciotra is part of a team advising the White House task force on testing issues. Close…

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CDC Yearly Lab Work on Flu Viruses

Every year CDC works hard on surveillance, genetic sequencing and vaccine virus production. Learn more in CDC’s new Lab Work…

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CDC Study Describes New Lab Method to Test Flu A(H3N2) viruses, Has Potential to Improve Flu Vaccine Strain Selection

A recent study published in Scientific Reports describes CDC’s development and use of a new laboratory method called “HINT” to antigenically…