Molecular evolution of hemagglutinin gene of Influenza A virus.

  title={Molecular evolution of hemagglutinin gene of Influenza A virus.},
  author={Antara De},
  journal={Frontiers in bioscience},
  • Antara De
  • Published 2018
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Frontiers in bioscience
In the history of human civilization, influenza is the second most catastrophic killer disease for mankind with plague ranking first in the medieval times. The 1918-1919 'Spanish flu' killed 20-50 million people worldwide. According to a report from WHO, there have been four pandemics, several epidemics and recurrent seasonal outbreaks of influenza in different parts of the world. The virus is a potential bioterrorism threat with biological 'Chernobyl-like disaster' that occurred in Soviet… Expand
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