The first Flaviviridae symposium

Intervirology. 1997;40(4):279-88. doi: 10.1159/000150559.


The first annual Flaviviridae Symposium, sponsored by ICN Pharmaceuticals Inc., was held in Lyon, France, on 9 October, 1997, to communicate current understanding on the Flaviviridae. This multidisciplinary symposium attracted over 300 international delegates and presentations covered virology, viral pathogenesis, potential therapies and strategies for vaccine development. The symposium reviewed the research area that may lead to the discovery and design of human and veterinary medicines against members of this virus family.

Publication types

  • Congress

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Flaviviridae Infections / prevention & control
  • Flaviviridae Infections / therapy
  • Flaviviridae Infections / virology
  • Flaviviridae* / genetics
  • Flaviviridae* / immunology
  • Flaviviridae* / metabolism
  • Flaviviridae* / pathogenicity
  • Humans
  • Viral Vaccines / immunology


  • Viral Vaccines