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Understanding Lassa virus – Dr Matthew Boisen, Zalgen Labs

Aug 16, 2019biology, health and medicine

For many years, Dr Matthew Boisen, Director of Diagnostics Development at Zalgen Labs, has focussed on trying to understand Lassa fever. Part of the Viral Hemorrhagic Fever Consortium, his group’s objectives are threefold: first, to develop fast and accurate diagnostics for Lassa fever; second, to design new therapeutic approaches; and third, to create an effective vaccine providing long-term protection against this condition.

Original article reference:

https://doi.org/10.33548/SCIENTIA373

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