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Preventing a Flu Pandemic/AIDS

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Preventing a Flu Pandemic/AIDS

Preventing a Flu Pandemic/AIDS

Preventing a Flu Pandemic/AIDS

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We'll get an update on this year's flu season, and talk about how scientists are working to prevent a flu pandemic. Host Ira Flatow also speaks with National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Director Anthony Fauci. He is finishing a four-country tour of Africa marking World Aids Day.

Guests:

Richard Webby
Assistant member, Department of Infectious Diseases, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Anthony Fauci
Director, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), National Institutes of Health