A Common Receptor Found for Echoviruses.

Trends Microbiol 2019 Jun 16;27(6):475-477. Epub 2019 Apr 16.

Department of Biological and Environmental Science, Nanoscience Center, University of Jyväskylä, PO, Box 35, FI-40014 Jyväskylä, Finland. Electronic address:

It has remained a puzzle why infants, during the first weeks of life, are especially prone to enterovirus infections. New work (Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U. S. A. 2019;116: 3758-3763) shines light on this matter by showing that the neonatal Fc receptor, prevalent in several tissues, acts as a pan receptor for several echoviruses.

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