Charles K Nfon

Summary

Affiliation: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Immunopathogenesis of severe acute respiratory disease in Zaire ebolavirus-infected pigs
    Charles K Nfon
    National Center for Foreign Animal Disease, Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    PLoS ONE 8:e61904. 2013
  2. pmc Innate immune response to Rift Valley fever virus in goats
    Charles K Nfon
    National Center for Foreign Animal Disease, Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 6:e1623. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of a recombinant Rift Valley fever virus MP-12 with NSm deletion as a vaccine candidate in sheep
    Hana M Weingartl
    National Centre for Foreign Animal Disease, Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Winnipeg, MB, Canada R3E 3M4 Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Vaccine 32:2345-9. 2014
  4. pmc Characterization of H1N1 swine influenza viruses circulating in Canadian pigs in 2009
    Charles K Nfon
    National Centres for Animal Disease, 1015 Arlington Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3E 3M4, Canada
    J Virol 85:8667-79. 2011

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. pmc Immunopathogenesis of severe acute respiratory disease in Zaire ebolavirus-infected pigs
    Charles K Nfon
    National Center for Foreign Animal Disease, Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    PLoS ONE 8:e61904. 2013
    ..In conclusion, a dysregulation/over-activation of the pulmonary proinflammatory response may play a crucial role in the pathogenesis of ZEBOV infection in 5-6 weeks old pigs by attracting inflammatory cells to the lungs...
  2. pmc Innate immune response to Rift Valley fever virus in goats
    Charles K Nfon
    National Center for Foreign Animal Disease, Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 6:e1623. 2012
    ..These differences need to be considered when testing RVF vaccines in laboratory settings...
  3. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of a recombinant Rift Valley fever virus MP-12 with NSm deletion as a vaccine candidate in sheep
    Hana M Weingartl
    National Centre for Foreign Animal Disease, Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Winnipeg, MB, Canada R3E 3M4 Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Vaccine 32:2345-9. 2014
    ..A single vaccination with arMP-12-ΔNSm21/384 fully protected sheep when challenged four weeks post vaccination, thereby demonstrating that this vaccine is efficacious in protecting these animals from RVFV infection. ..
  4. pmc Characterization of H1N1 swine influenza viruses circulating in Canadian pigs in 2009
    Charles K Nfon
    National Centres for Animal Disease, 1015 Arlington Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3E 3M4, Canada
    J Virol 85:8667-79. 2011
    ..The possibility for further reassortants being generated exists and should be closely monitored...