Egyptian Society of Virology (ESV) was established in 2000. It is initiated at Dept. of microbiology, Faculty of Agriculture, Ain Shams University, P.O. Box 68, Hadayek Shobra, 11241, Cairo, Egypt. It promotes the exchange of information in the domain of virology and molecular virology and stimulates collaboration among local scientists in all aspects of virology as well as foreign scientists in molecular biology and biotechnology. ESV organizes conference each 2 years. It also organizes workshop in different and recent-virological problems. It provides representatives of national and international council with recent findings on surveillance of recent virus-causing problems. ESV coordinates scientific research, extension service and provides advices for environmental, plant, animal, and human problems.
ESV is a multidisciplinary organization and merges the scientific and teaching interests of general, medical, pharmaceutical, veterinary and plant virologists. The administrative office if ESV is located at the Department of Virology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Cairo University, 12211-Giza-Egypt
ESV Is to advance the art and science of virology and stimulate the exchange of information and collaboration among individual scientists as well as among national and international associations of virology throughout the world by organizing regular scientific meetings, promoting virological education at all levels and by representing the science and profession of virology