Michael Marcus, MD Pediatric Pulmonary, talks about flu antibodies.
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It secured me like inter body shift and make these things for gangs, is that means the inter body's that you have against previous flu is not as reorganize influenced by modify? Michael Marcus: As we said earlier the two markers of the influence the age, and the end are the markers that the body's immune system target to help us fight the infection, those age and markers will change or video they will mutate, some mutations are minor mutations with the body's immune systems still can recognize the flu in fight it effectively and that's called a drift a shift is when the mutation is so significant that the body's immune system cannot recognize the virus, and will have a less effective ability to fight the virus and help us over come the illness.
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