Last updated on April 18, 2014 at 12:32 EDT

Latest GVN Stories

2013-04-11 08:29:16

Nonprofit Medical Virology Organization Brings Together Top Global Virologists to Combat Disease BALTIMORE, April 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The University of Maryland (UM) BioPark announced today that the Global Virus Network (GVN) is the Park's newest tenant. The GVN is a non-profit organization comprised of the top medical virologists in more than 30 institutions spanning 21 nations - and growing. GVN's mission is to combat emerging pandemic viral threats and current viral killers...

2011-09-09 09:28:00

Mankind Is Extremely Vulnerable According To The Global Virus Network NEW YORK, Sept. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The movie, "Contagion," depicts the story of a lethal, airborne virus that rapidly becomes a global pandemic, wreaking havoc on mankind, while the medical community desperately seeks to contain the threat and find a cure. Is the movie's scenario fiction or a factual portent of what could happen today? According to internationally renowned virus hunter, Dr. Robert C....