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Current findings in Q fever

The CODA-CERVA organizes under the MedVetNet sponsorship a European symposium on Q fever. The symposium is focused on veterinary and ecological aspects of C. burnetii but also Coxiella-like bacteria. Hendrik-Jan Roest of the Central Veterinary Institute is one of the speakers at this symposium.

Organisator CODA-CERVA

di 19 april 2016 tot wo 20 april 2016

Locatie Veterinary and Agrochemical Research Centre CODA-CERVA, Brussels, Belgium

The conference will highlight the state of the art about epidemiology, diagnosis, and control of the disease caused by Coxiella burnetii as well as its biology. It is a great opportunity for researchers in Europe to gather and share their work, identify current gaps and discuss further collaborative directions.

The major themes of the conference are:

  • Epidemiology in European countries
  • Serological diagnosis and Vaccination
  • Isolation and genomics
  • Biology of Coxiella burnetii