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Acute hantavirus infection may cause kidney dysfunction. Now, our researchers believe they have discovered a potential contributing mechanism, which might explain why.
Researchers investigate the causes of kidney dysfunction in HFRS | University of Helsinki www.helsinki.fi

Until now, the cause for kidney dysfunction during acute hantavirus infection in humans has been a mystery. Now, researchers at the University of Helsinki believe they have discovered a potential contributing mechanism by investigating the body’s response to the virus.