Human metapneumovirus: a new respiratory pathogen

Abstract

Human metapneumovirus is a recently recognized pathogen of acute respiratory tract infection (ARI) in children as well as elderly and immunocompromised adults. The virus belongs to the family Paramyxoviridae, sub family Pneumovirinae and genus Metapneumovirus. Through genetic analysis it has been characterized into two groups A and B which are further… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s12038-008-0067-y

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@article{Broor2008HumanMA, title={Human metapneumovirus: a new respiratory pathogen}, author={Shobha Broor and Preeti Bharaj and Harendra Chahar}, journal={Journal of Biosciences}, year={2008}, volume={33}, pages={483-493} }