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What properties of a virus affect it's ability to be transmitted by air? I assume it must be able to withstand different temperatures and be smallish in size?

For example why is influenza very easily transmitted by air but the ebola virus is not?

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  • $\begingroup$ Your question is very broad. There are multiple factors that determine the infectivity of a virus. $\endgroup$ – WYSIWYG May 27 at 9:10

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