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.

The Scientist Staff
Apr 5, 2017

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.)

Interested in reading more?

Image of the Day: Fighting Filoviruses

The Scientist ARCHIVES

Become a Member of

Receive full access to more than 35 years of archives, as well as TS Digest, digital editions of The Scientist, feature stories, and much more!
Already a member?