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Foot-and-Mouth Disease Virus (FMDV) Countermeasures

The United States Department of Agriculture’s Agricultural Research Service (ARS) conducted collaborative research with Agricultural Research Council in South Africa to identify Foot-and-Mouth Disease Virus (FMDV) antigenic epitopes. This research also aimed to improve the infectious cDNA technology to produce recombinant Foot-and-Mouth Disease Virus with advanced biological properties and antigenic coverage as seed viruses in the production of inactivated vaccine antigens.

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Start Date: January 1, 2010
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Name Position Agency/Department/Org Note
Mr Todd Perry Special Coordinator, UNSCR 1540
Department of State
United States
Mr Stephen Knight Point of Contact
United States Mission to the United Nations
United States

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