Sequencing the Ebola virus

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The 2014 Ebola outbreak in West Africa is the largest since records began. To learn more about how the virus has spread and how it’s mutating, a team of scientists sequenced viral genomes from 78 patients in Sierra Leone.

Read the research paper: http://www.sciencemag.org/lookup/doi/10.1126/science.1259657

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alz123alz says:

It is unfortunate that this  doctor along with four other researcher on this project died of  the ebola virus. RIP

Issam yaya says:

Ebola is the end of the world

alz123alz says:

Why do not the student working in the lab with the ebola virus have on protective clothing. Thank you for your dedication.  !o per cent clorox  bleach  kills  the virus.  Everyone should carry a container of this solution to wipe everything before use.

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