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Dr Bart Haagmans
Dr Bart Haagmans is workgroup leader at the department of Viroscience at the Erasmus Medical Center in Rotterdam. His main interest is the pathogenesis of viral infections including SARS and the novel coronavirus EMC. He uses animal models to study these viral infections and developed intervention strategies against these infections, including vaccine candidates and antivirals. Recently, he identified the receptor used by HCoV-EMC to infect cells.