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NSI and CEPI seminar – Technology platforms for rapid response against ‘Disease X’

NSI and CEPI (Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations) will host a seminar on technology platforms for responding to future outbreaks of emerging infectious diseases and unknown pathogens, known as “Disease X”. Disease X was added to the list of Blueprint priority diseases as a “known unknown” by the World Health Organization (WHO) in 2018.

Date: Wednesday, Feb 5th, 2020
Time: 14.00-16.00
Location: Auditorium Blå/Blue, Rishospitalet, Oslo

Chair: Gunnveig Grødeland (University of Oslo)

14.00: Stig Tollefsen​, Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI)
CEPI; the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations, and the call for immunoprophylactic technology platforms to rapidly respond to Disease X

15.00: Arun Kumar​, Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) mRNA-based next-generation rapid response platform technology for vaccines development

Abstracts for speakers are here.


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