Influenza virus characterisation, Summary Europe, July 2018

surveillance report
Publication series: Influenza Virus Characterisation
Time period covered: July 2018
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European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control. Influenza virus characterisation, summary Europe, July 2018. Stockholm: ECDC; 2018.

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This is the seventh report of the 2017–18 influenza season.

As of week 30/2018, over 239 000 influenza detections across the WHO European Region have been reported. Forty-four percent of the detected viruses were type A, with A(H1N1)pdm09 and A(H3N2) viruses being detected in equal numbers. Type B viruses accounted for 56%; B/Yamagata viruses prevailed over B/Victoria viruses at a ratio of over 50:1. 

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