Risk material with high level of abstraction: The Filoviridae
virus is a virulent infectious disease that causes Ebola hemorrhagic fever in human and primates, and has a high mortality rate that ranges between 50% and 90%.
Current perspectives on the phylogeny of Filoviridae
. Infect Genet Evol 2011;11(7):1514-1519.
The resources and publications used were obtained from data bases using combinations of the Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) and related search terms, "Ebola hemorrhagic fever"; "Ebola virus disease"; "filoviridae
infections"; "Ebola epidemics"; "communicable disease control"; "case management"; "disease surveillance"; "epidemiology" and "disease management".
Proposal for a revised taxonomy of the family Filoviridae
: Classification, names of taxa and viruses, and virus abbrevia.
One recent addition to the Filoviridae
family is the genus Cuevavirus, which includes only one species at this time, Lloviu cuevavirus, the Lloviu virus (LLOV).
Ebola and Marburg are two different viruses belonging to the filoviridae
Marburg hemorrhagic fever (MHF) is a rare, viral hemorrhagic fever (VHF); the causative agent is an RNA virus in the family Filoviridae
, and growing evidence demonstrates that fruit bats are the natural reservoir of Marburg virus (MARV) (1,2).
Bugun icin tanimlanmis olan viral kanamali ates etkeni olan virusler KKKA'nin da etkeni olan Bunyaviridae, Filoviridae
(Marburg virus ve Ebola virus), Arenaviridae (Lassa virus ve Junin, Machupo, Sabia ve Guanarito virus), Rift Valley fever virus [RVFV] ve Hantavirus) ve Flaviviridae (yellow fever virus ve dengue virus) gibi RNA viruslandir (9).
Viruses in the Filoviridae
family are in the order Mononegavirales and have a nonsegmented, single-stranded, negative sense RNA genome.
The phylogeny identified clusters corresponding to the known families within the order: Rhabdoviridae, Paramyxoviridae, Filoviridae
, and Bornaviridae.