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1918 influenza virus: 100 years on, are we prepared against the next influenza pandemic?

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R.A.M. is supported by the Center for Research on Influenza Pathogenesis (CRIP) a Center of Excellence in Influenza Virus Research and Surveillance of the US National Institutes of Health (HHSN272201400008C), the Chilean Comisión Nacional de Investigación Científicay Tecnológica (FONDECYT 1161791 and PIA ACT 1408), the Chilean Antarctic Institute (RT_46-16) and the Chilean Ministry of Economy, Development and Tourism (ICM-MINECON, IMII P09/016-F).

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  1. Departamento de Enfermedades Infecciosas e Inmunología Pediátrica, Escuela de Medicina, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago 8330024, Chile; Department of Microbiology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York 10029, USA; Millennium Institute on Immunology and Immunotherapy, Santiago 8330024, Chile.

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