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Global Virus Network (GVN) Center of Excellence TSRI Investigation Reveals First-Ever Image of Elusive Viral Protein

Global Virus Network (GVN) Center of Excellence TSRI Investigation Reveals First-Ever Image of Elusive Viral Protein  New Direction for Lifesaving Vaccine LA JOLLA, CA – June 2, 2017 – Before Ebola virus ever struck West Africa, locals were already on the lookout for a deadly pathogen: Lassa virus. With thousands dying from Lassa every year—and […]

Pioneers in Infectious Agents and Cancer Meeting in Naples March 22-23, 2017

The Institute Naz. – Tumori Fondazione Pascale, in partnership with GVN and the online journal Infectious Agents and Cancer, hosted the “Pioneers in Infectious Agents and Cancer Meeting” in Naples March 22-23, 2017  to honor GVN’s Co-Founder & Scientific Director, Robert Gallo, MD, in celebration of his 80th Birthday. https://sites.google.com/site/infectagentscancer1/iac/pioneers-in-infectious-agents-and-cancer

Global Virus Network (GVN) Announces Seven Distinguished International Appointments to Board of Directors

Global Virus Network (GVN) Announces Seven Distinguished  International Appointments to Board of Directors World leaders in business & science are committed to supporting the GVN Baltimore, MD (March 22, 2017) – 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 […]

Gilead Sciences Awards $148K to the Global Virus Network (GVN) to Combat Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) in Remote Regions of India

Gilead Sciences Awards $148K to the Global Virus Network (GVN) to Combat Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) in Remote Regions of India The pilot study will build specific training models to test, link and treat specialized HCV patient populations in high prevalence regions of India Baltimore, Maryland, USA, March 1, 2017: The Global Virus Network (GVN), […]

Global Virus Network Adds Tulane University School of Medicine as Newest Center of Excellence

Baltimore, Maryland, USA, and Atlanta, GA, USA, Oct. 19, 2016: The Global Virus Network (GVN) and Tulane University School of Medicine announced today the induction of Tulane as GVN’s newest Center of Excellence. The GVN represents 38 Centers of Excellence and six affiliates in 25 countries and comprises foremost experts in every class of virus […]

Global Virus Network Adds International Vaccine Institute (IVI)

Global Virus Network Adds International Vaccine Institute (IVI) as Newest Center of Excellence Baltimore, Maryland, USA, August 8, 2016: The Global Virus Network (GVN), representing 36 Centers of Excellence and 6 Affiliates in 25 countries and comprising foremost experts in every class of virus causing disease in humans, and the International Vaccine Institute (IVI) announced […]

Global Virus Network Meeting Strengthens Ties Among Top Virus Researchers

GVN’s programs facilitate international collaborations to address growing viral threats May 19, 2015, Beijing, China–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 partnership with Beijing University of Technology, a GVN Center of Excellence, […]

GVN Symposium on the Global Spread of Chikungunya

GVN Symposium on the Global Spread of Chikungunya On November 5, GVN and its partner, ASTMH, convened a special symposium on “The Global Spread of Chikungunya: Epidemiology, Evolution, Pathogenesis and Global Needs” at the annual ASTMH meeting in New Orleans.  All three of GVN’s Task Force Chairs on Chikungunya spoke at the session, which was […]

MEDIA ADVISORY

Who: The Windward Islands Research and Education Foundation (WINDREF) and St. George’s University (SGU) in partnership with the Global Virus Network (GVN) Dr. Robert Gallo, Director, Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland School of Medicine and Co-Founder and Scientific Director, GVN Dr. Anders Vahlne, Professor of Clinical Virology at the Department of Laboratory Medicine, Karolinska Institute, and Center Director […]