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New strain of Ebola

The [b]Ebola[/b] virus that has killed scores of people in Guinea this year is a new strain, scientists report. ‘The source of the virus is still not known,’ but it was not imported from nearby countries, says Dr Stephan Gunther of the [b]Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine[/b] in Hamburg, who led an international team of researchers that studied the genetics of the virus.

[link url=http://medicalxpress.com/news/2014-04-ebola-virus-africa-outbreak-strain.html]– Medical Xpress[/link]

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