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Lassa,

town in Yedseram River valley in Nigeria.
Lassa virus - viral hemorrhagic illness, often fatal, caused by an arenavirus.
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"WHO continues to advise all countries in the Lassa fever belt to enhance their preparedness and response capacities, especially for early case detection, laboratory confirmation, case management under recommended barrier nursing, risk communication and community engagement," Fall said.
LHF-535 was well-tolerated in preclinical studies and reduced virus titers and enhanced survival in animal models of Lassa fever.
Mete Ekin, Regional Managing Director, Bridgestone Middle East & Africa FZE , said: "We are happy to announce the new partnership with BRISA and to bring Lassa tyres to the UAE with the support of our long-standing partner Al Masood TBA.
A postmortem diagnosis of Lassa fever was confirmed by polymerase chain reaction (PCR) in Germany [13].
Thomas Geisbert from the University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston said that they found that the treatments were well-tolerated and provided 100 percent protection from Lassa fever.
The report provides comprehensive information on the therapeutics under development for Lassa Fever, complete with analysis by stage of development, drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type.
Lassa opened the scoring through Aicardo in the 5th minute of the third-place play-off.
Since November 2015, Nigeria, Benin, Sierra Leone and Togo have reported more than 300 cases of Lassa fever and 164 deaths.
The Chairman of All Parties Hurriyet Conference (G), Syed Ali Gilani expressing shock over the demise of Lassa Khan, prayed for eternal peace to the departed soul, reported.
This report provides comprehensive information on the therapeutic development for Arenavirus Infection Lassa Fever, complete with comparative analysis at various stages, therapeutics assessment by drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type, along with latest updates, and featured news and press releases.
It is first described in 1969 in the town of Lassa in Nigeria.