Influenza vaccines: annual strain variations, translations for Finland
To Marketing Authorisation Holders of Influenza Vaccines
To facilitate fluent Finnish translations of virus names in annual strain variations for the 2020/2021 season see instructions below. Example for virus strains used for egg-based inactivated vaccines is given.
The guidance follows the Explanatory note on the withdrawal of the Note for guidance on harmonisation of requirements for influenza Vaccines and of the core SmPC/PL for inactivated seasonal influenza vaccines and BWP Ad-hoc Influenza Working Group EU recommendations for the seasonal influenza vaccine composition for the season 2020/2021.