Hope you heard something about the recent epidemic namely ‘Ebola’ on your local News Paper or Television News Channel or from any social networking site. Now a question genuine arise in your mind “What is Ebola ?”, “What is common symptom of Ebola ?’ How to protect myself and my family from Ebola Virus” ,’ How to prevent from Ebola Virus ?’ etc. Don’t be afraid . Just read the article here. We collected full Ebola story from WHO official web portal.
Ebola first appeared in 1976 in two simultaneously out break , Nzara ,Sudan and in Yambuku, Democratic Republic of Combo. ‘Ebola’ letter/name come out because the disease first time come out in the village near the ‘Ebola River’. Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) formerly known as Ebola Hemorrhagic fever. Genus Ebolavirus is 1 of 3 members of the filloviridae family ( filovirus) along with genus Murbugvirus and genus Cuevavirus. Genus Ebolavirus compromises 5 distinct species :
1. Bundibugyo Ebolovisrus (BDBV)
2. Zaire Ebolovirus (EBOV)
3. Reston Ebolo Virus (RESTV)
4. Sudan Ebolovirus (SUDV)
5. Tai Forest Ebolovirus (TAFV)
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