Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, April 16th, 2002
"Human respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), a paramyxovirus, is a major cause of acute upper and lower respiratory tract infections in infants, young children, and adults," explained Clayton C. Huntley and colleagues at Wyeth-Ayerst Research in Pearl River, New York, Virion Systems, Inc., in Rockville, Maryland, and Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas.
The compound dubbed RFI-641 is highly and selectively active against RSV, Huntley and coauthors found.
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