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Marburg virus: see hemorrhagic feverhemorrhagic fever
, any of a group of viral diseases characterized by sudden onset, muscle and joint pain, fever, bleeding, and shock from loss of blood. Bleeding occurs in the form of leakage from capillaries in the internal organs and the skin and mucous membranes.
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Marburg virus[′mär‚bu̇rg ‚vī·rəs]
A large virus transmitted to humans by the grivet monkey (Cercopithecus aethiops).
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We developed a Bio-Plex (Bio-Rad, Hercules, CA, USA) bead-based multiplex assay that simultaneously probes serum for immunoglobulins specific to the viral envelope glycoproteins (GPs) from representative strains of all described Ebolavirus and Marburgvirus
species (Table 1).
resurgence in Kitaka Mine bat population after extermination attempts, Uganda.
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To the Editor: Lake Victoria Marburgvirus
(MARV) causes severe hemorrhagic fever with a high case-fatality rate in humans.
genomics and association with a large hemorrhagic fever outbreak in Angola.