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Tools of the 21st Century: HPC, Analytical Ultracentrifugation and a New Detector

Tools of the 21st Century: HPC, Analytical Ultracentrifugation and a New Detector

UTRC, XSEDE HPC resources used to help uncover a new protein interaction

West Nile virus is maintained in the environment by a mosquito-bird transmission cycle. This virus can be transmitted to humans by the bite of an infected mosquito or tick. Although most infected people develop no symptoms or a mild flu-like illness, in some cases, West Nile virus can enter the brain and induce encephalitis...

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Functions of the 3' and 5' genome RNA regions of members of the genus Flavivirus. Brinton MA, Basu M. Virus Res. 2015 Aug 3;206:108-19. doi: 10.1016/j.virusres.2015.02.006. Epub 2015 Feb 13. Review.