Mohamed Ait Ichou
Affiliation: Walter Reed Army Medical Center
- Gene expression profiling of monkeypox virus-infected cells reveals novel interfaces for host-virus interactionsAbdulnaser Alkhalil
United States Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases, Fort Detrick, Maryland 21702, USA
Virol J 7:173. 2010..Our results highlight the role of histones, actin, cell cycle regulators, and ion channels in MPV infection, and propose these host functions as attractive research focal points in identifying novel drug intervention sites...
- Dual-probe real-time PCR assay for detection of variola or other orthopoxviruses with dried reagentsMohamed Aitichou
Virology Division, United States Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases, 1425 Porter Street, Fort Frederick, Frederick, MD 21702 5011, USA
J Virol Methods 153:190-5. 2008..Furthermore, the implementation of dried reagents in real-time PCR assays is an important step towards simplifying such assays and allowing their use in areas where cold storage is not easily accessible...
- Comparative whole genome sequence analysis of wild-type and cidofovir-resistant monkeypoxvirusJason Farlow
US Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases, Fort Detrick, Frederick, MD 21702 5011, USA
Virol J 7:110. 2010..Defining the potential contribution of substitutions in the replication complex and RNA processing machinery reported here may yield further insight into CDV resistance and may augment current therapeutic development strategies...