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Pestiviruses

Pestiviruses are important animal pathogens related to hepatitis C virus, a major global health threat. They deliver their genome into the host-cell by fusing their envelope with a cellular membrane. The crystal structure of glycoprotein E2 from the pestivirus BVDV reveals a novel architecture and explains why membrane fusion requires acid and redox activation. Image created by Yorgo Modis.
Pestiviruses
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Antibody Technologies and Therapeutics Conference

Sep 10, 2017

Monash University Conference Centre Prato , Italy

Exploring Human Host-Microbiome Interactions in Health and Disease

Sep 13, 2017

Wellcome Conference Centre, Hinxton

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INSEAD, Fontainebleau, France

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The new Capella building- CITIID

See the home of CITIID being built in this fantastic time-lapse video. From basement to water tight in 17 months. The Capella building will be finished in 2018.

FCEs provide interdisciplinary training programmes for students, fellows and continuing education physicians through FOCIS assisted opportunities

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