Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, April 16th, 2002
"Lassa and Ebola viruses cause acute, often fatal, hemorrhagic fever diseases, for which no effective vaccines are currently available," explained Peter Pushko and colleagues with the United States Army Medical Research Institute for Infectious Diseases at Fort Detrick in Frederick, Maryland. "Although lethal human disease outbreaks have been confined so far to sub-Saharan Africa, they also pose significant epidemiological concern worldwide as demonstrated by several instances of accidental...
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