Joint report by U.S. and Georgian government published in New England Journal of Medicine (March 27)


A joint report on Orthopoxvirus between the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC), Georgia’s National Center for Disease Control (NCDC) and Georgia’s Laboratory of the Ministry of Agriculture (LMA) was published in the prestigious New England Journal of Medicine. Sequencing of the virus was conducted at the Lugar Center.

An excerpt of the report can be found at