Develop the Oxford Nanopore MinION system for real-time cDNA/RNA sequencing of dengue, chikungunya, and zika viruses. Currently using this system to seqeunce HLA and KIR genes for the DHIPC cohorts (Nicaragua). Not rfor use as a diagnositc per se, but for real-time analysis of viruses circulating in an area.
|Effective start/end date||6/1/16 → 5/31/17|
- Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (0255-8641-4609//5U19AI118610-02)
- National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (0255-8641-4609//5U19AI118610-02)