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Abbreviations: PCR = Polymerase Chain Reaction, SQ = Sequencing, HYB = Hybridization, EIA = Enzyme Immuno Assay, IB = Immunoblot, IFA = Immunofluorescence Assay, EM = Electron microscopy, VI = Virus Isolation, IHC = Immunohistochemistry, VNT = Virus neutralisation assay, HIA = Haemagglutination Inhibition Assay

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VIRUS-FAMILY
Poxviridae
VIRUS-GENUS
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VIRUS-SPECIES
Monkeypox virus

Public Health Agency of Canada

Department of Zoonotic Diseases and Special Pathogens

Contact

James Strong

City / Country

Winnipeg
Canada
Phone
+1 2047897032
Virus-species
PCR
SQ
HYB
EIA
IB
IFA
EM
VI
IHC
VNT
HIA
Monkeypox virus
 
 
 
 
 
 

University of Helsinki

Department of Virology, Faculty of Medicine

Contact

Olli Vapalahti

City / Country

Helsinki
Finland
Phone
+358 505552884
Virus-species
PCR
SQ
HYB
EIA
IB
IFA
EM
VI
IHC
VNT
HIA
Monkeypox virus
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Aix Marseille Universite

EPV

Contact

Remi Charrel

City / Country

Marseille
France
Phone
+33 640531925
Virus-species
PCR
SQ
HYB
EIA
IB
IFA
EM
VI
IHC
VNT
HIA
Monkeypox virus
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Institut Pasteur

Cellule d’Intervention Biologique d’Urgence (CIBU)

Contact

Christophe Batejat

City / Country

Paris
France
Phone
+33 1 45 68 84 17
Virus-species
PCR
SQ
HYB
EIA
IB
IFA
EM
VI
IHC
VNT
HIA
Monkeypox virus
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Bernhard Nocht Institute

Arbovirus Laboratory

Contact

Jonas Schmidt-Chanasit

City / Country

Hamburg
Germany
Phone
+49 40428180
Virus-species
PCR
SQ
HYB
EIA
IB
IFA
EM
VI
IHC
VNT
HIA
Monkeypox virus
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Bundeswehr Institute of Microbiology

Virology & intracellular pathogens

Contact

Sandra Essbauer

City / Country

Munich
Germany
Phone
+49 899926978
Virus-species
PCR
SQ
HYB
EIA
IB
IFA
EM
VI
IHC
VNT
HIA
Monkeypox virus
 
 
 
 
 
 

Philipps Universität Marburg

Institute für Virologie

Contact

Markus Eickmann

City / Country

Marburg
Germany
Phone
+49 64212864315
Virus-species
PCR
SQ
HYB
EIA
IB
IFA
EM
VI
IHC
VNT
HIA
Monkeypox virus
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Robert Koch institute

Center for Biological Safety

Contact

Heinz Ellerbrok

City / Country

Berlin
Germany
Phone
+49 30187542258
Virus-species
PCR
SQ
HYB
EIA
IB
IFA
EM
VI
IHC
VNT
HIA
Monkeypox virus
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

National Center for Epidemiology

Division of Virology

Contact

Orsolya Nagy

City / Country

Budapest
Hungary
Phone
+36 14762111 
Virus-species
PCR
SQ
HYB
EIA
IB
IFA
EM
VI
IHC
VNT
HIA
Monkeypox virus
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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