[Epidemics of conjunctivitis caused by avian influenza virus and molecular basis for its ocular tropism].

@article{Yang2014EpidemicsOC,
  title={[Epidemics of conjunctivitis caused by avian influenza virus and molecular basis for its ocular tropism].},
  author={Chao Yang and Ming Jin},
  journal={[Zhonghua yan ke za zhi] Chinese journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2014},
  volume={50 7},
  pages={550-2}
}
Avian influenza virus (AIV) has caused several outbreaks in humans, leading to disasters to human beings. The outbreak of H7N9 avian influenza in China in 2003 re-attracted our close attention to this disease. More and more evidences demonstrated that eye is one of invasion portals of AIV, leading to conjunctivitis. The current studies showed that only… CONTINUE READING