Genetics may explain severe flu in Ch...

Genetics may explain severe flu in Chinese people

There are 1 comment on the WMDT story from Jan 29, 2013, titled Genetics may explain severe flu in Chinese people. In it, WMDT reports that:

A genetic variant commonly found in Chinese people may help explain why some got seriously ill with swine flu, a discovery scientists say could help pinpoint why flu viruses hit some populations particularly hard and change how they are treated.

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#1 Jan 30, 2013
Yeah right. Just like the black plague in western Europe. NOT.

It's called filthy living.

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