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Contact: Eric Francavilla
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DOE/Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

App Users Upload Flu Symptons Via Avatars

Caption: An avatar of "Courtney" displays flu-like symptoms -- sore throat, coughing and fatigue -- on the iOS app FLU, pronounced "flu you." Developed by students at a Pacific Northwest National Laboratory competition, the app allows self-reporting users to contribute to localized breakout maps.

Credit: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

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