Watch the webcast of the Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) Special Session on COVID-19, held March 10, 2020.
This session presented state-of-the-art information on what is known about the 2019-novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak and its causative pathogen, SARS-CoV-2. It focused on the epidemiology and efforts in China; the global epidemiology and effort to control the outbreak; the virology of coronaviruses overall, molecular aspects of transmission to humans, and pathogenesis in mice models and parallels in humans; and the NIAID/NIH efforts to study novel coronaviruses and develop diagnostics, therapeutics, and vaccines.
Zunyou Wu, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention
15-minute live video update from China
John T. Brooks, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Ralph S. Baric, University of North Carolina
Anthony S. Fauci, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health
15-minute recorded update for CROI attendees
Watch the webcast here: https://special.croi.capitalreach.com/