Reporting from ECCMID17, we spoke to William Irving about his current work on hepatitis C and his thoughts on the future of this field.
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Prions are transmissible agents composed of aggregates of misfolded cellular prion protein (PrP) that cause fatal neurodegenerative diseases. Here the authors looks into what genomics can tell us about prion diseases, and gives a perspective on future needs.
Researchers have utilized LAMP technology to develop a new rapid and sensitive low-cost test for Zika virus; they hope it will allow more effective tracking of disease spread.
New research has investigated the burden of nontuberculosis mycobacterium pulmonary disease in Germany, discovering high mortality and financial burden.
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In research presented at ECCMID 2017, scientists have suggested foods should be investigated as potential source of C. difficile.
International collaborative research has analyzed Ebola virus genomes from the 2013–2016 outbreak, uncovering the role of factors such as language and distance between cities.