Chicken and Duck Myotubes Are Highly Susceptible and Permissive to Influenza Virus Infection

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UNLABELLED Skeletal muscle, at 30 to 40% of body mass, is the most abundant soft tissue in the body. Besides its primary function in movement and posture, skeletal muscle is a significant innate immune organ with the capacity to produce cytokines and chemokines and respond to proinflammatory cytokines. Little is known about the role of skeletal muscle… (More)
DOI: 10.1128/JVI.03421-14

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@inproceedings{BaqueroPrez2015ChickenAD, title={Chicken and Duck Myotubes Are Highly Susceptible and Permissive to Influenza Virus Infection}, author={Belinda Baquero-P{\'e}rez and Suresh V Kuchipudi and Jemima Ho and Sujith Sebastian and Anita Puranik and Wendy Howard and Sharon M. Brookes and Ian T. H. Brown and K C Chang}, booktitle={Journal of virology}, year={2015} }