Accession Number:

AD0743032

Title:

Some Results of Investigating 'Marburg Virus' (Rhabdovirus simiae)

Descriptive Note:

Journal article

Corporate Author:

ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1971-10-20

Pagination or Media Count:

10.0

Abstract:

Marburg virus Rhabdovirus simiae is an arbovirus. Morphologically, it is like Rhabdovieren. However, there is no antigen similarity to other known arbo viruses. Marburg virus infection is characterized by fever, exanthema, hemorrhaging, damage to the liver, kidneys, and intestines, blood changes, and high mortality.

Subject Categories:

  • Microbiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE