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Latest monkeypox infection Stories

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2010-10-28 09:06:51

Study findings might help better understand bronchitis, emphysema, other lung diseases A new study of an exotic, infectious virus that has caused three recent outbreaks in the United States reveals clues to how the virus might damage lungs during infection. The findings also suggest possible new ways to treat lung diseases in humans. Not only does the infection from monkeypox virus increase production of proteins involved in inflammation, but it decreases production of proteins that keep lung...