🚨 new preprint Think you know what an influenza virus is? We found 5 novel influenza viruses in fishes and amphibians: these viruses are probably found across all vertebrates, not just birds/mammals
Hey everyone Olivia Turnbull and I have discovered an interesting group of Influenza-like viruses in the lungs and gills of an broad range of vertebrates. Check out the preprint exploring their evolution here:
Divergent influenza-like viruses of amphibians and fish support an ancient evolutionary association #bioRxiv