Systematic screening for novel, serologically reactive Hepatitis E Virus epitopes

  title={Systematic screening for novel, serologically reactive Hepatitis E Virus epitopes},
  author={Andreas Osterman and Maria Guadalupe Vizoso Pinto and Rudolf Haase and H. M. Nitschko and Simone J{\"a}ger and Michaela Sander and Manfred Motz and Ulrich Mohn and Armin E Baiker},
  booktitle={Virology Journal},
The National Institutes of Health classified Hepatitis E as an emerging disease since Hepatitis E Virus (HEV) is the major cause of acute hepatitis in developing countries. Interestingly, an increasing number of sporadic cases of HEV infections are described in industrialized countries as zoonosis from domestic livestock. Despite the increasing relevance of this pathogen in clinical virology, commercial antibody assays are mainly based on fragments of HEV open reading frame (ORF) 2 and ORF3… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 1 time over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS


Publications citing this paper.


Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 27 references

Hepatitis e. Hepatology

  • R Aggarwal, S Jameel
  • Osterman et al. Virology Journal 2012,
  • 2012
1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…