FADRUForeign Animal Disease Research Unit (USDA)
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Working with FADRU research leader Luis Rodriguez and microbiologist Juan Pacheco, Arzt found that the virus selectively infects epithelial cells in the back of the cow's throat.
In the last 15 years, FADRU scientists have proven that interferons--proteins made and released by host cells in response to the presence of viruses or other pathogens--protect against FMD.
De los Santos and FADRU computational biologist James Zhu have discovered a solution to the problem of rapid protection of cattle.