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Ebola Viruses

  1. Anthony Sanchez

Published Online: 22 JUL 2003

DOI: 10.1038/npg.els.0001019

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How to Cite

Sanchez, A. 2003. Ebola Viruses. eLS. .

Author Information

  1. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 JUL 2003

Abstract

A small group of exotic and mysterious viral agents that cause a severe haemorrhagic disease in human and/or nonhuman primates.

Keywords:

  • Ebola virus;
  • filovirus;
  • haemorrhagic fever;
  • ribonucleic acid