110. New Viruses and Old Diseases
Saturday, October 23, 2010: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM

Learning Objectives:

At the conclusion of this session, participants will be able to:

  • discuss viral ecology andhow new viruses are discovered and their diversity
  • describe the novel retrovirus XMRV and the evidence that it causes prostate cancer or chronic fatigue

Target Audience: Academicians, Clinicians, Pharmacists

Topical Category: V. Virology including clinical and basic studies of viral infections, including hepatitis

Tracks: Adult ID

CME Credits: CME Maximum of 1.5 hours of Category 1 credit possible

ACPE Credits: ACPE Maximum of 1.5 hours of Pharmacy CE credit possible

ACPE Number: 0245-9999-10-096-L01-P (Knowledge)

Moderator:  James E. Crowe Jr., MD, FIDSA, Vanderbilt University


J. E. Crowe Jr., Yes
Enumeral Technologies: Scientific Advisor, Consulting fee
Gilead Sciences: Consultant, Consulting fee
Novartis: Consultant, Consulting fee
Immunobiosciences: Collaborator and Consultant, Consulting fee
Corbeau Biotech: Founder, Owner of company and Salary


11:15 AM
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Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. EST Thursday, Oct. 21 with the exception of research findings presented at IDSA press conferences.


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