Marburg

Recent News

Aug 13, 2018
Ebola treatment unit

Worries about security and healthcare exposures as DRC Ebola total grows to 52

A WHO official said Ebola spread could get worse before it gets better, due to health worker exposures early in the outbreak.

Apr 27, 2018

News Scan for Apr 27, 2018

Yellow fever in Brazil
US flu continues decline
Ebola lab exposure update
New polio case in DRC
Bat immunity and Marburg virus
Feb 21, 2018

News Scan for Feb 21, 2018

Saudi MERS cases
Trump and anti-vaxxers
Vaccine against Ebola, Marburg, more
Feb 09, 2018

News Scan for Feb 09, 2018

Olympics norovirus outbreak
2018 priority diseases
Polio in Afghanistan, DRC
Guinea Lassa fever case
Far-UV light against flu
Dec 08, 2017

News Scan for Dec 08, 2017

Texas Zika cases
H7N9 survivor study
Avian flu in Europe, South Africa
Marburg outbreak over
Malaria in Mekong
Dec 06, 2017

News Scan for Dec 06, 2017

Boston BSL-4 lab OK'd
Zika infection patterns
Refugee diphtheria outbreak
Nov 16, 2017

News Scan for Nov 16, 2017

Marburg outbreak winds down
Flu vax text alerts
Diphtheria in Latin America
Yemen health crisis
Avian flu in Brazil
Nov 08, 2017

News Scan for Nov 08, 2017

H3N2 vaccine strain mutation
Marburg risk
Saudi MERS patterns
TB research funds
Oct 30, 2017

News Scan for Oct 30, 2017

Kenya Marburg tracing
Madagascar plague
Yellow fever in South America
Oral flu vaccine trial
Antibiotics in nursing homes
Oct 27, 2017
Ebola outbreak doctor

Uganda confirms 2nd Marburg case, isolates 2 others

The man, who died from his infection, is a brother of the first confirmed case-patient.

Resources & Literature

Recent Literature

Coffin KM, Liu J, Warren TK, et al. Persistent Marburg virus infection in the testes of nonhuman primate survivors. Cell Host Microbe 2018 (published online Aug 30)

Marzi A, Haddock E, Kajihara M, et al. Monoclonal antibody cocktail protects hamsters from lethal Marburg virus infection. J Infect Dis 2018 (published online Jun 8)

Nicholas VV, Rosenke R, Feldmann F, et al. Distinct biological phenotypes of Marburg and Ravn virus infection in macaques. J Infect Dis 2018 (published online Sep 12)

Wong G, Zhang Z, He S, et al. Marburg and Ravn virus infections do not cause observable disease in ferrets. J Infect Dis 2018 (published online Jun 8)

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