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Virus and bioinformatics articles with some microbiology and immunology thrown in for good measure
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10 Emerging Viruses With No Licensed Vaccine

10 Emerging Viruses With No Licensed Vaccine | Virology and Bioinformatics from Virology.ca | Scoop.it

Vaccination has been successful at controlling many of the world’s diseases. However, there are many emerging viral diseases for which no licensed (US or EU) vaccine exists. Here I’ve selected 10 emerging or re-emerging viruses which I think are especially important due to their incidence, prevalence, morbidity, mortality and suitability of current treatment.


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Ed Rybicki's curator insight, April 2, 2013 9:10 AM

Nice account, if brief!  I note Lassa, RFV, WNV and others have been covered in ViroBlogy (http://rybicki.wordpress.com) in recent years as well.

 

All candidates for Going Green...B-)

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Killers on the loose: the deadly viruses that threaten human survival

Killers on the loose: the deadly viruses that threaten human survival | Virology and Bioinformatics from Virology.ca | Scoop.it
Could the next big animal-human disease wipe us out?
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Uganda: Marburg outbreak comes just two weeks after Ebola outbreak declared over

Uganda: Marburg outbreak comes just two weeks after Ebola outbreak declared over | Virology and Bioinformatics from Virology.ca | Scoop.it
The Ugandan Ministry of Health is warning the public about another outbreak due to a deadly hemorrhagic fever in the Kibaale district, according to a report fro...
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