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#10297 : viral evolution around Ebola Treatment Center in Macenta
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Name of Applicant : Caroline Picard
Date of application : 12-10-2017
Unit : Viral Populations and Pathogenesis
Location : Lyon
Phone : +33437282452
@ Mail : caroline.picard@pasteur.fr
@ PI-Mail : sylvain.baize@pasteur.fr

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Samples were collected in the field from infected patients admited in Ebola treatment Center of Macenta (ETC Guinea). Deep sequencing was performed in order to look for majority and minority variants. The aim of this study is to compare quasispecies of patients who survived and those who died and also to get detailed description of EBOV evolution in an ETC to identify phylogenetic clusters or transmission chain.


Related team publications :
Baize, S et al. Emergence of Zaire Ebola virus disease in Guinea. N.Eng.J.Med. 371, 1418-1425 (2014)
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Project Manager : stephane.descorps-declere@pasteur.fr
Project Type : Short
Status : In Progress


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