Studying of human parvovirus B19, bocavirus and parvovirus 4 involvement in inflammatory neurological diseases using an interdisciplinary approach

Project Details

Description

Project financially supported by:
- Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Latvia,
- Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Lithuania,
- Ministry of Science and Technology of the Republic of China (Taiwan) joint fund for Scientific Cooperation.
Aim:
Apply the best competencies of each participating country (Latvia – in molecular virology, Lithuania – in immunology, Taiwan – in molecular epidemiology and virology) to create the framework for research of the role of parvovirus B19, HBoV1-4 and hPARV4 in the development of meningitis, encephalitis/meningoencephalitis of unknown aetiology and encephalopathy of unknown aetiology in adults and develop a method for prompt parvovirus infection diagnostics
StatusFinished
Effective start/end date2/01/1730/12/19

Funding

  • Latvia State Budget funding: €16,322.80
  • Ministry of Science and Technology of the Republic of China: €5,440.93

Field of Science

  • 3.3 Health sciences

Smart Specialization Area

  • Biomedicine, medical technologies and biotechnology