August 11, 2011
New Drug Could Cure Viral Infections
Anne Trafton, MIT Technology Review
Most bacterial infections can be treated with antibiotics such as penicillin, discovered decades ago. However, such drugs are useless against viral infections, including influenza, the common cold, and deadly hemorrhagic fevers such as Ebola.
TAGGED: Experimental Drug, Antivirals, Viral Infection, Virus