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Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever Study

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Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever Study
United States of America
To research the nairovirus, Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever, a tick-borne viral disease, especially common in East and West Africa. With mortality rates as high as 80 percent and with no FDA approved vaccines or therapeutics, Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever is considered a dangerous pathogen and a serious bioterrorism threat. The project will expand the knowledge of the ovarian tumor protease domain of the nairovirus to inform control measures and vaccine development.
University of Georgia (National Institutes of Health)
CDC's National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases

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