RESEARCH: Natural Antiviral Protein Stops HIV, Deadly Viruses Entering Cells

(From Medical News Today)

Researchers in the US have identified a natural antiviral protein that stops HIV and certain other deadly viruses like Ebola, Rift Valley Fever, and Nipah, from entering host cells. They hope the discovery will help efforts to develop broad-spectrum antivirals against many of the deadly viruses that the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease lists as “priority pathogens” for national biosecurity purposes.  Read more at