H1N1 Fatality Rate in Memphis Children Raises Concerns. -- (Recombinomics)
....The flu season in the US traditionally peaks in February or March, so the increases seen in Memphis may represent the start of a dramatic rise in severe and fatal cases. Seasonal H1N1 and H3N2 have virtually disappeared in much of the northern hemisphere including the United States, so pandemic H1N1 variants will likely emerge in the next few weeks...
Sequence data on the H1N1 from these two fatal cases would be useful.