Zaire virus

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Zaire virus

(zah-ēr'),
a variant of Ebola virus.
Synonym(s): Ebola virus Zaire

Za·ire vi·rus

(zī-ēr' vī'rŭs)
A variant of Ebola virus.
Synonym(s): Ebola virus Zaire.
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In addition to the 2014 outbreak of Ebola virus Zaire in West Africa, outbreaks of both Marburg virus and Ebola virus Sudan have occurred recently and underscore the need for a vaccine that provides broad protection against all filovirus strains.
Briefly, Maxisorp (Nalge International) plates were coated with a cocktail of 7 monoclonal antibodies against Ebola virus Zaire antigens; control plates were coated with normal mouse ascitic fluid produced from a parent myeloma cell line.
E[sz] When the threat of Ebola in West Africa emerged early in 2014, the MOHS-Metabiota lab quickly adapted diagnostics to subsequently enable identification of the Ebola virus Zaire species, the deadly strain circulating in West Africa.
Department of Defense (DoD), a single dose of the Profectus VesiculoVax(TM)rVSV-vectored Ebola vaccine provided 100% protection of non-human primates against challenge with 1,000 times the lethal dose of highly pathogenic low passage Ebola virus Zaire.