Ebola virus persistence as a new focus in clinical research.

Abstract

Ebola virus (EBOV) causes severe acute human disease with high lethality. Viremia is typical during the acute disease phase. However, EBOV RNA can remain detectable in immune-privileged tissues for prolonged periods of time after clearance from the blood, suggesting EBOV may persist during convalescence and thereafter. Eliminating persistent EBOV is… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.coviro.2017.02.006

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@article{Caviness2017EbolaVP, title={Ebola virus persistence as a new focus in clinical research.}, author={Katie Caviness and Jens H Kuhn and Gustavo F. Palacios}, journal={Current opinion in virology}, year={2017}, volume={23}, pages={43-48} }