Our research in the News!

Check out our recent paper in the Journal of Infectious Disease by Post-doc Karen Kormuth and our wonderful collaborator, Dr. Linsey Marr, and her team at Virginia Tech. This work describes the importance of airway mucus to protect viruses in droplets and aerosols and highlights the persistence of influenza viruses in our environment. It has been picked up by the popular press, you can see the stories here: UPMC press release, Nature research highlights, Pittsburgh Post Gazette. Informational movie made by UPMC available here.