Rocky Mountain Laboratories http://mtpr.org en Monkey model of Hantavirus opens new research opportunities http://mtpr.org/post/monkey-model-hantavirus-opens-new-research-opportunities <p>Hantavirus season is here and health officials are warning people to take precautions to guard against the virus that can lead to fatigue, aches and eventually progress to coughing,&nbsp;&nbsp; shortness of breath and in some cases - death.</p><p></p><p>National Institutes of Health researchers have developed an important animal model of human hantavirus pulmonary syndrome that may - one day - lead to treatments, vaccines and improve diagnosis methods.</p> Tue, 13 May 2014 20:53:14 +0000 Edward O'Brien 19005 at http://mtpr.org Monkey model of Hantavirus opens new research opportunities Hamilton's Rocky Mountain Labs researchers help crack a viral mystery http://mtpr.org/post/hamiltons-rocky-mountain-labs-researchers-help-crack-viral-mystery <p>U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases scientists say a drug combination may prove useful in treating an emerging respiratory virus that's proven fatal outside the United States. Fri, 13 Sep 2013 19:48:02 +0000 Edward O'Brien 8268 at http://mtpr.org Hamilton's Rocky Mountain Labs researchers help crack a viral mystery