The genus Ebolavirus (/ i ˈ b oʊ l ə / - or / ə ˈ b oʊ l ə ˌ v aɪ r ə s /; ee-BOH-lə- or ə-BOH-lə-VY-rəs) is a virological taxon included in the family Filoviridae (filament-shaped viruses), order Mononegavirales.
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Ebola virus was first identified as a possible new "strain" of Marburg virus in 1976. The International Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses (ICTV) identifies Ebola virus as species Zaire ebolavirus, which is part of the genus Ebolavirus, family Filoviridae, order Mononegavirales.
Ebola, also known as Ebola virus disease (EVD), is a viral haemorrhagic fever of humans and other primates caused by ebolaviruses. Signs and symptoms typically start between two days and three weeks after contracting the virus with a fever, sore throat, muscular pain, and headaches.
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The species Taï Forest ebolavirus (/ t ɑː ˈ iː /) is a virological taxon included in the genus Ebolavirus, family Filoviridae, order Mononegavirales. The species has a single virus member, Taï Forest virus (TAFV). The members of the species are called Taï Forest ebolaviruses.
Bombali ebolavirus or Bombali virus is a species of the genus Ebolavirus, first reported on 27 July 2018. It was discovered and sequenced by a PREDICT research team from the U.S. in the Bombali area in the north of Sierra Leone, west Africa. The virus was found in the Angolan free-tailed bat and the Little free-tailed bat.
It is the single member of the species Reston ebolavirus, which is included into the genus Ebolavirus, family Filoviridae, order Mononegavirales. Reston virus is named after Reston, Virginia, US, where the virus was first discovered. RESTV was discovered in crab-eating macaques from Hazleton Laboratories (now Covance) in 1989.
Charakteristika . Ebolavirus je obalený RNA vírus s priemerom 80 nm (staršie zdroje uvádzajú trochu menší priemer). Spravidla má dlhý, vláknitý tvar, vlákno môže byť aj rozvetvené; priemerná dĺžka je 790 – 980 nm, maximálna dĺžka je 14000 nm.
Ebolavirus, cu o denumire mai veche de virusul Ebola, este un gen de virusuri ARN ce aparține familiei filoviride care provoacă febra hemoragică Ebola, o boală severă, cu o rată de letalitate de până la 90% la om.
Ebolavirus är det virus som orsakar ebolafeber, en hemorragisk feber, eller blödarfeber, med hög dödlighet.Viruset tillhör familjen Filoviridae och är ett stavformat filamentöst negativt enkelsträngat RNA-virus (–ssRNA).