Image of the Day: Fighting Filoviruses

Researches develop a human monoclonal antibody against two filoviruses, Marburg and Ravn, which, like Ebola, can cause hemorrhagic fever.

Apr 5, 2017
The Scientist Staff

A micrograph of the Marburg virusTHE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS MEDICAL BRANCH AT GALVESTON

(See C.E. Mire et al, “Therapeutic treatment of Marburg and Ravn virus infection in nonhuman primates with a human monoclonal antibody,” Sci. Trans. Med., doi:10.1126/scitranslmed.aai8711, 2017.)