IFL SCIENCE: "Game-Changing" Molecule Derived From Sugar Can Kill Viral Infections

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Researchers have developed a sweet new antiviral agent derived from sugar that destroys viruses on contact. It’s still early days for the research, but the "game-changing" molecule holds some potential to fight against viral outbreaks.

Period6 Feb 2020

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