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Ferreting out viral pathogenesis

Nature Microbiologyvolume 4pages384385 (2019) | Download Citation

Severe fever with thrombocytopenia virus is an emerging, highly lethal tick-borne pathogen with growing impact. In this issue of Nature Microbiology, two papers make major progress towards a better understanding of its so far incompletely understood mechanisms of virulence.

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  1. Institute for Virology, FB10-Veterinary Medicine, Justus-Liebig University, Giessen, Germany

    • Jennifer Deborah Wuerth
    •  & Friedemann Weber


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