Fight flu with light: This new tool might help in controlling the spread of the virus

by on February 11, 2018

Representational ImageCreative Commons A new study has revealed that low doses of ultraviolet C (far-UVC) light can kill airborne flu viruses without harming human tissues. The development comes as the UK is hit by its worst flu outbreak since 2011. The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said on Friday that this year’s flu season in the country is as bad as the 2009 swine flu pandemic that killed around 200,000 people… – Science News

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