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Mineral Layer Around Avian Flu Pathogen May Be the Cause of Human Infections

11:08 EDT 18 Aug 2017 | Virgo Publishing

Avian flu can be transmitted from birds to humans; transmission among humans, however, is limited. The reason may be an eggshell-like mineral layer that the virus acquires due to the high calcium concentration in the intestines of birds. As reported by Chinese researchers in the journal Angewandte Chemie, these mineralized viruses are

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