Respiratory syncytial virus G protein CX3C motif impairs human airway epithelial and immune cell responses.

Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is a major cause of severe lower respiratory infection in infants and young children and causes disease in the elderly and persons with compromised cardiac, pulmonary, or immune systems. Despite the high morbidity rates of RSV infection, no highly effective treatment or vaccine is yet available. The RSV G protein is an… CONTINUE READING