Antiviral effect of hyperthermic treatment in rhinovirus infection.


Human rhinoviruses (HRV) are recognized as the major etiologic agents for the common cold. Starting from the observation that local hyperthermic treatment is beneficial in patients with natural and experimental common colds, we have studied the effect of brief hyperthermic treatment (HT) on HRV replication in HeLa cells. We report that a 20-min HT at 45… (More)


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@article{Conti1999AntiviralEO, title={Antiviral effect of hyperthermic treatment in rhinovirus infection.}, author={C. Conti and Alex de Marco and Paola Mastromarino and Paola Tomao and Maristella Santoro}, journal={Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy}, year={1999}, volume={43 4}, pages={822-9} }