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Lethal H5N1 influenza viruses are not resistant to interferon action in human, simian, porcine or chicken cells

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Figure 1: Sensitivity of A/PR8/8/34 (H1N1) and H5N1-NS reassortant viruses to the action of IFNs.
Figure 2: Sensitivity to cytokine action of several influenza viruses used in the study by Seo et al.1.

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This work was supported by a donation to the Virus and Interferon Research Laboratory (P.I.M. and M.J.S.), by the US National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, US National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, contract number HSN266200700005C and by the American Lebanese Syrian Associated Charities (R.G.W. and S.S.-C.).

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Ngunjiri, J., Mohni, K., Sekellick, M. et al. Lethal H5N1 influenza viruses are not resistant to interferon action in human, simian, porcine or chicken cells. Nat Med 18, 1456–1457 (2012).

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