New research paves way for potential drug for deadly Nipah virus2 min read . Updated: 15 Dec 2019, 12:23 PM IST
- In May 2018, the outbreak claimed lives of 21 of the 23 infected people in Kerala
- As of now, its outbreaks are limited to Asia and the death toll during each outbreak has remained around 100
New Delhi: In what could pave the way for designing a potential drug for the deadly Nipah virus, a team of Indian scientists have identified a total of 150 inhibitory molecules which can block the activity of the virus proteins.
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