Deep sequencing of primary human lung epithelial cells challenged with H5N1 influenza virus reveals a proviral role for CEACAM1
Siying Ye, Christopher J Cowled, Cheng-Hon Yap, John Stambas
Scientific Reports | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2018
This study was supported by funding from The Molecular and Medical Research Strategic Research Centre (MMR SRC), Deakin University and The Geelong Centre for Emerging Infectious Diseases (GCEID) (to S.Y.), and by an Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellowship (to S.Y.). The authors wish to thank AAHL CSIRO and the University of Melbourne for providing viruses. We thank Katie-Lee Alexander from Barwon Health Tissue Bank, and Samantha Arandelovic from St John of God Pathology, Geelong, for the coordination of human lung tissue collection and sampling.