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Researchers Discover New Mechanism for Battling Influenzad

15:00 EST 9 Nov 2017 | BioScience Technology

Just as flu season swings into full gear, researchers from the CU Boulder and University of Texas at Austin have uncovered a previously unknown mechanism by which the human immune system tries to battle the influenza A virus. The discovery sheds new light on how the virus—which kills 12,000 to 56,000 people in the United States annually—often wins, and it could ultimately lead to new treatments.
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