It is a neuraminidase inhibitor.
The influenze neuraminidase releases newly formed viruses from infected cells... neuraminidase and bind to the active site, preventing neuraminidase from cleaving host-cell receptors...
H1N1 and Immunocompromised Patient Care from the CDCby
Antiviral therapy with a neuraminidase inhibitor (oseltamivir, zanamivir) should be initiated empiricallyas.... Although there are no prospective data available for neuraminidase inhibitor treatment of immunosuppressed patients with influenza...
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, which mediates binding to the host cellThe basic unit of all living organisms., and neuraminidase, an enzymeA... against viruses, for example and antiviral drug. drugs are targeted). The type of haemagglutinin and neuraminidase...
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as Hemagglutinin and Neuraminidase, thus the "H" and "N". There are several different varieties... that had most of the genes
from the human virus, but a hemagglutinin and/or neuraminidase from the avian
virus. The resulting...