NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on a report earlier this month, the Ghana Health Service announced following the preliminary finding of two cases of Marburg Virus Disease (MVD) from the Ashanti region...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The World Health Organization (WHO) announced today the the country of Ghana reported the preliminary finding of two cases of Marburg virus disease and if confirmed these would the...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up on the first Marburg Virus Disease outbreak case reported in Guinea, country health officials declared the end of the outbreak having recorded no new...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews On today’s show, I look at some of the most interested stories in infectious diseases during the past week. The Naegleria fowleri case in northern California,...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up on a local media report on a probable Marburg virus case in the west African country of Guinea, today it was confirmed in the southern Gueckedou prefecture....

NewsDesk @bactiman63 A “probable” case of Marburg fever has been reported in Guinea, according to local media reports. This case was recorded on Thursday, August 05, 2021 in Tèmessadou M’boke,...

GeoVax Labs, Inc., a biotechnology company developing human vaccines and immunotherapies against infectious diseases and cancer, announced today a multi-party collaboration for the development of Sudan...

A detailed study of the monoclonal antibodies from a person who survived a Marburg infection led researchers to identify novel mechanisms that contribute protection against the disease, according to the...

Recently, scientists have detected Marburg virus in fruit bats in Sierra Leone, marking the first time the deadly virus has been found in West Africa. The article was published in the journal, Nature Communications...

Scientists have detected Marburg virus in fruit bats in Sierra Leone, marking the first time the deadly virus has been found in West Africa. Eleven Egyptian rousette fruit bats tested positive for active...