Latent phase of influenza A

Value 6 hours
Organism Influenza
Reference Baccam P, Beauchemin C, Macken CA, Hayden FG, Perelson AS. Kinetics of influenza A virus infection in humans. J Virol. 2006 Aug80(15):7590-9. p.7592 table 3 Table - link PubMed ID16840338
Comments The delay model suggests that influenza virus is produced by an infected cell for a period of about 5 h, that it takes about 6 h between infection of target cells and virion release, and that infected cells have an average life span of about 12 h (Table 3).
Entered by Andreas Handel
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