Andrew McD Johnston

Learn More
The Ebola virus disease epidemic in West Africa is the largest on record, responsible for over 28,599 cases and more than 11,299 deaths. Genome sequencing in viral outbreaks is desirable to characterize the infectious agent and determine its evolutionary rate. Genome sequencing also allows the identification of signatures of host adaptation, identification(More)
TO THE EDITOR—We would like to highlight the importance of performing tests to facilitate targeted electrolyte replacement in patients with Ebola virus disease (EVD). Patients with EVD often develop gas-trointestinal symptoms including abdominal pain, nausea, and anorexia followed by vomiting and profuse diarrhea [1, 2]. The gastrointestinal losses may be(More)
  • 1