Research Topics

Lev Levanov


Affiliation: University of Helsinki
Country: Finland


  1. Levanov L, Jääskeläinen A, Vapalahti O. Test based on subtype-specific μ-capture IgM immunoassay can distinguish between infections of European and Siberian subtypes of tick-borne encephalitis virus. J Clin Virol. 2015;73:81-83 pubmed publisher
    ..5. We conclude that the assay is a useful tool to distinguish between acute infections of European and Siberian strains of TBEV, and should help in further studies of the clinical outcome of these two subtypes. ..
  2. Levanov L, Vera C, Vapalahti O. Prevalence estimation of tick-borne encephalitis virus (TBEV) antibodies in dogs from Finland using novel dog anti-TBEV IgG MAb-capture and IgG immunofluorescence assays based on recombinant TBEV subviral particles. Ticks Tick Borne Dis. 2016;7:979-982 pubmed publisher