Cell-Cultured Flu Vaccines Win Again — Precision Vaccinations

Cell-cultured flu vaccines were 10 percent more effective in preventing influenza-related hospital encounters and emergency room visits
December 19th, 2018 – A new study of seniors who received an influenza vaccine during the 2017/18 season reported that cell-cultured flu vaccines performed better than egg-based flu vaccines.

This analysis of 13 million Medicare beneficiaries aged 65+ used Poisson regression to discover cell-cultured flu vaccines were 10 percent more effective than standard-dose egg-based quadrivalent vaccines in preventing influenza-related hospital encounters and emergency room visits.

Source: Cell-Cultured Flu Vaccines Win Again — Precision Vaccinations