Ebola virus: new insights into disease aetiopathology and possible therapeutic interventions.

@article{Geisbert2004EbolaVN,
  title={Ebola virus: new insights into disease aetiopathology and possible therapeutic interventions.},
  author={Thomas W. Geisbert and Lisa E. Hensley},
  journal={Expert reviews in molecular medicine},
  year={2004},
  volume={6 20},
  pages={
          1-24
        }
}
Ebola virus (EBOV) gained public notoriety in the last decade largely as a consequence of the highly publicized isolation of a new EBOV species in a suburb of Washington, DC, in 1989, together with the dramatic clinical presentation of EBOV infection and high case-fatality rate in Africa (near 90% in some outbreaks), and the unusual and striking morphology of the virus. Furthermore, there are no vaccines or effective therapies currently available. Progress in understanding the origins of the… CONTINUE READING
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