AMU (AFMB-UVE) France.

Tasks in the project:
UVE will contribute to work packages 1,5 and 6.
AFMB will contribute to work packages 2,3,5 and 6.
WP1 : Cell culture-based discovery of antiviral inhibitors and their mechanism of action
WP2 : Antiviral targets in complex with RNA and inhibitors
WP3 : Target-directed discovery of antivirals
WP5 : Exploitation and route-to-market
WP6 : Coordination

  Human resources UVE

The AMU UVE heads the multidisciplinary gathering medical virologists and fundamentalists.

The people involded in the silver project are :

  • Prof. E.A. Gould, PhD, (M), Coordinator, molecular virology, genomics, antiviral screening, virus epidemiology and ecological cycles;
  • Prof. JL Romette, PhD (M) Co- Coordinator: Scientific expertise in Applied biology, mammalian cell culture, recombinant protein production,bioreactor engineering;
  • Prof. X. de Lamballerie, MD-PhD, (M), molecular virology, genomics, antiviral screening, virus epidemiology and ecological cycles;
  • Dr. R. N Charrel, MD-PhD, (M), molecular virology, genomics,antiviral screening, virus epidemiology and ecological cycles;
  • Dr. G. Querat, PhD, (M), molecular virology, antiviral screening, reverse genetics and cellular biology;
  • Dr. B. Pastorino, PhD, (M), molecular virology, antiviral screening ;

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The research leading to these results has received funding from the European Union Seventh Programme (FP7 2007/2013) under grant agreement n°260644-SILVER