This web site was copied prior to January 20, 2005. It is now a Federal record managed by the National Archives and Records Administration. External links, forms, and search boxes may not function within this collection. Learn more.   [hide]

Flu Pic

Influenza virus
hemagglutinin, showing
the major antigenic
domains of the molecule
and the genetic
plasticity of this
important viral protein

Credit: NIAID

Home News About NIAID Information Activities Opportunities

NIH homeHomeNewsAboutInformationActivitiesOpportunities

Focus on the Flu

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) supports investigators working on the front lines of the battle against flu. Follow the links below to learn about the latest in drug development, vaccine technologies, and efforts to prevent flu outbreaks. You can also learn facts about the flu, find out how to tell the difference between a cold and the flu, and get more information about the flu from other organizations.

What Should I Know About the Flu?

Flu Fighters: Frontline Research by NIAID Scientists

Flu Virus

In the News

Resources and Links

Check out these other sites, including the IntelliHealth Flu-O-Meter.

Disclaimer: The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases does not assume responsibility for information obtained beyond this point. All hyperlinks accessible below are outside of our domain. Please click the "Back" button of your browser to return to this page.