Zaire virus

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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3m to support the development of vaccines against filovirus species including Marburg and Ebola Sudan viruses, which could be combined with Ebola Zaire virus in a multivalent vaccine formulation or vaccination schedule.
Zaire virus is most dangerous known EVD causing specie.
US-based diagnostic test developer Cepheid (NASDAQ: CPHD) has received Emergency Use Authorization from the US Food and Drug Administration for Xpert Ebola, a molecular diagnostic test for Ebola Zaire Virus that delivers results in less than two hours.
The experimental vaccines now moving into large clinical trials in West Africa target the current Ebola Zaire virus strain, but the next outbreak may be different.
Identical results were achieved in guinea pigs when injected with synthetic constructed guinea pig CpG motifs and challenged with a 100% lethal Ebola Zaire virus titer, (77) as first noted by S.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) officials recently issued an emergency use authorization (EUA) for Utah-based BioFire Defense LLC's FilmArray Biothreat-E test for the detection of the Ebola Zaire virus.
ZMapp, the unlicenced drug was a product of three monoclonal antibodies, which are disease fighting proteins capable of targeting specific parts of an invading pathogen like the Ebola Zaire virus, which is responsible for the outbreak.
Bukreyev's research group made the discovery after a series of procedures that started with a clone of the Ebola Zaire virus strain.
Potentially positive serum samples were tested by ELISA against each nucleoprotein independently to confirm reactivity and by Western blotting against nucleoproteins of Reston and Zaire virus strains as described (10).
The Zaire virus is the type species, which is also the first discovered and the most lethal.
Author Nance explains that his inspiration for writing ``Pandora's Clock'' was his conversation with a scientist on a 1992 Miami-to-Seattle flight: ``She started telling me about this thing called the Ebola Zaire virus, and I knew nothing about it.
The FDA has granted an emergency use approval for an antigen rapid test (ReEBOV/Corgenix) to detect Ebola Zaire virus.