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WHO Advisory Committee on Variola Virus Research. Report of the Sixth Meeting. Geneva, Switzerland, 4-5 November 2004

WHO/CDS/CSR/ARO/2005.4


WHo Advisory Committee on Variola Virus Research. Report of the Sixth Meeting, Geneva, Switzerland, 4-5 November 2004

1. Introduction and report of the Secretariat
2. Update on variola virus strains in the two repositories
3. Update on diagnostic assays
4. Update on vaccines
5. Sequence analysis of variola virus DNA
6. Update on animal models
7. Review of antiviral candidate drugs
8. Proposed revisions of the 1994 recommendations of the Ad Hoc Committee on Orthopoxvirus
Annex 1: Agenda
Annex 2: List of participants

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