H5N1 influenza viruses: outbreaks and biological properties

@article{Neumann2010H5N1IV,
  title={H5N1 influenza viruses: outbreaks and biological properties},
  author={Gabriele Neumann and Hualan Chen and George Fu Gao and Yuelong Shu and Yoshihiro Kawaoka},
  journal={Cell Research},
  year={2010},
  volume={20},
  pages={51-61}
}
All known subtypes of influenza A viruses are maintained in wild waterfowl, the natural reservoir of these viruses. Influenza A viruses are isolated from a variety of animal species with varying morbidity and mortality rates. More importantly, influenza A viruses cause respiratory disease in humans with potentially fatal outcome. Local or global outbreaks in humans are typically characterized by excess hospitalizations and deaths. In 1997, highly pathogenic avian influenza viruses of the H5N1… CONTINUE READING
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