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Tag Archives: Filovirus
This short review describes different routes of Ebola virus transmission between people. Continue reading
Ebola virus is back – but why? Continue reading
7 things you should know about Ebola virus Continue reading
Repeating one or a few capsid proteins in a helical arrangement is one of the simplest and most efficient ways of building a virus particles. Continue reading
Ebola virus anti-vaccine decoy protein. Sneaky, very sneaky. Continue reading
In 1967, the first reported filovirus hemorrhagic fever outbreak took place in Germany and the former Yugoslavia. The causative agent that was identified during this outbreak, Marburg virus, is one of the most deadly human pathogens. This is a comprehensive … Continue reading
Porton Down, officially the UK’s “Defence Science and Technology Laboratory”, is a secretive and scary place, where biological warfare experiments go on “behind the wire” (a phrase used to differentiate the defence establishment from the other activities on the same … Continue reading