ID'ing features of flu virus genome may help target surveillance for pandemic flu

Published: 31/01/2018
ID'ing features of flu virus genome may help target surveillance for pandemic flu
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Researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have identified features of the influenza virus genome that affect how well the virus multiplies. These features are similar but not identical across viral strains. It's possible that the extent of similarity between strains influences whether two flu viruses can mix their genetic material to make a hybrid virus with the potenti

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