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Scott Weaver with First Robert C. Gallo Award

Global Virus Network (GVN) Presents Mosquito-Borne Virus Expert for Scientific Excellence The Award was presented during a meeting organized by Emory University and co-sponsored by the GVN on the Zika virus May 2, 2016, Atlanta, GA: The Global Virus Network (GVN), representing 35 Centers of Excellence and 5 Affiliates in 26 countries, and comprising foremost experts […]

GVN Launches Zika Task Force

Global Virus Network (GVN) Launches Zika Task Force Comprised of Leading Virus Researchers from Around the Globe GVN catalyzes international collaborations in an effort to address the urgent need to share information and research to better combat the global Zika outbreak February 11, 2016, Baltimore, MD: The Global Virus Network (GVN), representing 35 Centers of […]

Renowned Public Health Virologist José Esparza Ushers in New Era for Global Virus Network (GVN) as President

Renowned Public Health Virologist José Esparza Ushers in New Era for Global Virus Network (GVN) as President Prominent drug discoverer, virologist, and entrepreneur Raymond Schinazi is also elected to the GVN executive committee and esteemed lawyer Tim Moynahan is reappointed as GVN Chairman of the Board of Directors January 27, Baltimore, MD: The Global Virus […]

Global Virus Network Adds University of Miami Center for AIDS Research as Newest Center of Excellence

Global Virus Network Adds University of Miami Center for AIDS Research as Newest Center of Excellence Baltimore, November 17, 2015: The Global Virus Network (GVN), representing more than 25 countries and comprising foremost experts in every class of virus causing disease in humans, announced today the addition of the University of Miami Miller School of […]

Middle East Virus Travels to Far East

Middle East Virus (MERS) Travels to Far East On June 14, The World Health Organization (WHO) described the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) outbreak in South Korea as “large and complex.” The WHO, joined by South Korea’s Ministry of Health and Welfare, called for strengthening of contact tracing, monitoring and quarantine as well as […]

GVN Scandinavia-Baltic-Ukraine Region 2015 Meeting

  Global Virus Network conference of virologists for the Scandinavia-Baltic-Ukraine region 8th-10th of June, 2015 Djurönäset, Sweden GVN convenes regional conference in Stockholm, Sweden.  10 countries joining in. –Meeting Agenda– [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Monday, June 8th 12.45 – 14.00     Lunch Session 1              14.00-16.00 (Chair Anders Vahlne) 14.00 – 14.15         Welcome words. Andres Merits (Estonia), Anders Vahlne (Sweden) 14.15 […]

Global Virus Network Meeting Strengthens Ties Among Top Virus Researchers

Global Virus Network Meeting Strengthens Ties Among Top Virus Researchers GVN’s programs facilitate international collaborations to address growing viral threats Beijing, China, May 19, 2015: The Global Virus Network (GVN), a coalition of the world’s leading medical virology research centers working together to prevent illness and death from viral disease, held its 7th meeting in […]

Top Virologists Meet in China to Address Threats

Top Virologists of the Global Virus Network (GVN) Meet in China to Address Threats The Addition of Two GVN Centers of Excellence Strengthen GVN’s Worldwide Reach Baltimore, Maryland, USA, May 11, 2015: The Global Virus Network (GVN), a coalition of the world’s leading medical virology research centers working together to prevent illness and death from […]

GVN Scientist Publishes Ebola – Marburg Virus Connection

Dr. Erica Ollmann Saphire’s Lab of The Scripps Research Institute recently published in Cell the discovery of an antibody that binds to both the  Marburg and Ebola virus. The ability of an antibody to bind to both of these  deadly viruses is a major step forward in the potential treatment of them. Article