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 All [[countries]] share a basic foundation of medical knowledge. Each country pursues its own cutting-edge research, then shares the findings with others. Experimental new procedures or medications will often be pioneered in one or two countries before spreading to the rest. All [[countries]] share a basic foundation of medical knowledge. Each country pursues its own cutting-edge research, then shares the findings with others. Experimental new procedures or medications will often be pioneered in one or two countries before spreading to the rest.
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 +====Brumavirus====
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 +A family of viruses. The human varieties cause [[wp>​influenza]]-like symptoms, and have enough genetic drift that re-vaccination is [[https://​leifandthorn.com/​comic/​quarantine-with-the-vampire-7-11/​|recommended every year]]. Seasonal outbreaks, concentrated in winter. Like all viruses, it cannot be caught or transmitted by [[vampires]].
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 +Several years before the start of the comic, [[Sonheim|Sønheim]] had an outbreak of a new brumavirus, which wasn't anticipated in the regular vaccine and caused unusually severe, long-lasting illness. [[https://​leifandthorn.com/​comic/​quarantine-with-the-vampire-part-2-7-16/​|In the early months, its spread was contained]] to the region North of the Mountains. Some cases eventually got through the travel quarantines;​ these were contained to small local outbreaks in Southern countries.
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 +Shutdowns affected the whole country, [[https://​leifandthorn.com/​storyline/​volume-05/​46-quarantine-with-the-vampire/​|including the castle]] of [[vampires#​Lady Stanczia]] and [[vampires#​Lord Imri]], who struggled to [[https://​leifandthorn.com/​storyline/​volume-05/​48-quarantine-with-the-vampire-part-2/​|hire/​buy additional staff]] to fill in for servants that got sick.
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 +**Characters**:​ [[sonska characters#​Vampire servants]]
  
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