Marion Ferren, Valérie Favede, Didier Decimo, Mathieu Iampietro, Nicole A. P. Lieberman, Jean-Luc Weickert, Rodolphe Pelissier, Magalie Mazelier, Olivier Terrier, Anne Moscona, Matteo Porotto, Alexander L. Greninger, Nadia Messaddeq, Branka Horvat et al.
SARS-CoV-2 has caused a global pandemic of Covid-19 since its emergence in December 2019. The infection causes a severe acute respiratory syndrome and may also lead to central nervous system infection and neurological sequelae. We developed and characterized two new organotypic cultures from hamster brainstem and lung tissues that offer the unique opportunity to study the early steps of the pathogenesis and screening of antivirals. Using these models, we validated the early tropism of the viru…
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