Science 17 February 2012:
Vol. 335 no. 6070 pp. 799-801
DOI:10.1126/science.1219066
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H5N1 Debates: Hung Up on the Wrong Questions

Daniel R. Perez | 1 Comments

Information related to influenza transmissibility should be published in its entirety.

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Does the receptor preference for the ferret-to-ferret transmission match that of the human-to-human transmission? Or does the virus, once it infects a human, become altered in the host so as to gain greater traction with regard to human infectivity?

Submitted on Fri, 02/17/2012 - 19:29