Reston virus

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Reston virus

(res'ton),
a variant of Ebola virus.
Synonym(s): Ebola virus Reston

Reston virus

A viru of genus Ebolavirus, family Filoviridae, order Mononegavirales, first identified at the Hazelton research facility in Reston, Virginia; it has a low pathogenicity in humans.

Res·ton vi·rus

(res'tŏn vī'rŭs)
A variant of Ebola virus.
Synonym(s): Ebola virus Reston.

Reston virus

an Ebola-like virus isolated in Reston, Virginia from monkeys imported from Asia. It has not been shown to be pathogenic for humans.
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The genus Ebolavirns comprises 5 virus species: Zaire ebolavirus (EBOV), Sudan ebolavirus (SUDV), Bundibugyo ebolavirus (BDBV), Tai' Forest ebolavirus (TAFV), and Reston ebolavirus (RESTV).
Reston Ebolavirus antibodies in bats, the Philippines.
En la actualidad se conocen cinco especies del genero ebola virus: Zaire ebolavirus, Sudan ebolavirus, Reston ebolavirus, Tai Forest ebolavirus y Bundibugyo ebolavirus, de los cuales Reston ebolavirus es originario de Asia y no de Africa y es el unico que hasta el momento no es patogeno en humanos (2, 5).
The most recent common ancestry can be traced back only within the last 50 years for Reston ebolavirus and Zaire ebolavirus species, suggesting the existence of genetic bottlenecks.
Researchers eventually determined this was a strain of EBOV of Asian origin, and they designated it as the Reston ebolavirus (REBOV).
First, keep in mind that Reston ebolavirus and Zaire ebolavirus (the pathogen ravaging West Africa) are different beasts.
Ebolavirus contains five species: Bundibugyo ebolavirus, Zaire ebolavirus, Reston ebolavirus, Sudan ebolavirus, and Tai Forest ebolavirus.
Ebolavirus contiene cinco especies: Bundibugyo ebolavirus, Zaire ebolavirus, Reston ebolavirus, Sudan ebolavirus y Tai forest ebolavirus.
Reston ebolavirus in humans and animals in the Philippines: a review.
To the Editor: Filoviruses cause highly lethal hemorrhagic fever in humans and nonhuman primates, except for Reston Ebolavirus (REBOV), which causes severe hemorrhagic fever in macaques (1,2).
The genus Marburgvirus contains one species, Lake Victoria marburgvirus, with several recognized strains, and Ebolavirus contains four species: Ivory Coast ebolavirus, Reston ebolavirus, Sudan ebolavirus, and Zaire ebolavirus, For simplicity, we refer to the viruses using the unitalicized vernacular (e.