A New Strategy to Combat Influenza and Speed Recovery

Flu complications are a leading cause of hospitalization and death worldwide. At risk for serious complications are individuals who are extremely young or old, obese, chronically ill or who have compromised immune systems.

Research published in the journal Cell Reports  writes of a promising new approach that uses an investigational cancer drug to dial down viral production and dramatically increase survival of flu-infected mice.

Full story at Infection Control Today

 

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