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2009 H1N1 Influenza

The H1N1 pandemic that struck in 2009 resulted in an important change in the duration and timing of flu season, i.e. flu season lasted longer and started during the summer months.

Laboratory-Confirmed Influenza Reports — Alaska, 2009

Flu Trends 2009
*Average number of cases per month based on data from May '06 – April '07, May '07 – April '08, May '08 – April '09, May '10 – April '11.

2009 H1N1 Influenza

Prepared by the Section of Epidemiology, based on data supplied by the State Virology Laboratory, Fairbanks, and other laboratories. Questions? Contact the Section of Epidemiology in Anchorage at 907-269-8000 or the State Virology Laboratory in Fairbanks at 907-371-1005.