Title

Antiviral Activity of Nucleoside Analogues against SARS-Coronavirus (SARS-CoV)

Document Type

Article

Journal/Book Title/Conference

Antiviral Chemistry and Chemotherapy

Volume

17

Publisher

International Medical Press

Publication Date

2006

First Page

285

Last Page

289

Abstract

The recent outbreak of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS), which is an acute respiratory illness, is caused by newly discovered SARS coronavirus (SARS-CoV). Herein we describe the antiviral activity of several classes of nucleoside analogues evaluated against SARS-CoV in Vero 76 cells, some of which exhibited moderate activity.