When Melissa Surdez received an urgent call from her physician sister who was battling the pandemic on the front lines in New Jersey and facing a mask shortage, she promised to help—and tapped Johnson & Johnson's thousands of employees to join her cause.
When it struck, the 1918 flu pandemic—one of the deadliest outbreaks on record—killed up to 50 million. We look at how far we’ve come in fighting the viral infection, including promising work being done on a universal vaccine.
Johnson & Johnson has been in the innovation business for more than 130 years. Check out these first-of-their-kind company products, which have revolutionized flu protection and even changed the way we wear contact lenses.