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Iowa State University, Ames Lab Chemists Discover How Antiviral Drugs Bind To And Block Flu Virus


2/5/2010 6:36:05 AM

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AMES, Iowa - Antiviral drugs block influenza A viruses from reproducing and spreading by attaching to a site within a proton channel necessary for the virus to infect healthy cells, according to a research project led by Iowa State University's Mei Hong and published in the Feb. 4 issue of the journal Nature.



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