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The Marburg Virus (Story Sound)

Stanley Johnson

The Marburg Virus (Story Sound)

by Stanley Johnson

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Published by Story Sound .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Adventure / thriller,
  • Crime & mystery,
  • Audio Adult: Books On Tape,
  • Abridged Audio - Fiction/Religious,
  • General,
  • Audio - Fiction (Unabridged)

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsPaul Daintry (Narrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatAudio cassette
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9610359M
    ISBN 101859030858
    ISBN 109781859030851
    OCLC/WorldCa35217221

      Marburg virus kills 25 percent of patients. Marburg is an African organism but was named after the German town Marburg because the virus erupted there first in .   The Marburg virus outbreak in West Germany was first outbreak of Marburg virus disease. It started in West Germany in early August when 30 people became ill in the German towns of Marburg and Frankfurt and 2 in Belgrade, Yugoslavia (now Serbia). Out of all one case was diagnosed retrospect.

    Marburgvirus, genus of viruses in family Filoviridae, known for causing severe disease in humans and other species has been described, Marburg marburgvirus (formerly Lake Victoria marburgvirus), which is represented by two viruses, Ravn virus (RAVV) and Marburg virus (MARV). In humans, marburgviruses are responsible for Marburg virus disease (MVD), a zoonotic disease that is.   When Richard Preston's novel "The Hot Zone" was published in , it was, for many, their first introduction to the deadly Ebola and Marburg viruses.

    The main clinical features were headache, high fever, diarrhoea, a very characteristic rash, severe bleeding tendency and involvement of the central nervous system. Nearly all organs were involved and showed severe cell necroses. The aetiological agent was identified as an RNS-virus and was named Marburg virus.   Published in but long-since out of print, The Virus – originally titled The Marburg Virus – will now be reissued by independent publisher Black Spring, an imprint of Eyewear Press.


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The Marburg Virus by Stanley Johnson. Photograph: HANDOUT Long out of print, the book is based on a real disease outbreak in Germany in the late s. About this book. Introduction. This agent was called the "Marburg virus" since most of the cases had occurred in Marburg and the greater part of the laboratory work leading to the detection of the virus was performed in Marburg.

Keywords. Marburg virus was first recognized inwhen outbreaks of hemorrhagic fever occurred simultaneously in laboratories in Marburg and Frankfurt, Germany and in Belgrade, Yugoslavia (now Serbia).

Thirty-one people became ill, initially laboratory workers followed by several medical personnel and family members who had cared for them. Marburg virus disease is a deadly, but rare, hemorrhagic fever similar to Ebola. While the disease typically starts out like many other tropical illnesses with fever and body aches, it can quickly lead to severe bleeding, shock, and death.

Marburg virus disease Marburg virus disease - Congresses Medical / Infectious Diseases Medical / Veterinary Medicine / General Science / Life Sciences / Biology / Microbiology: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan. Stanley Johnson: I predicted a pandemic like this in my novel 40 years ago.

Pray for a happy ending His novel, The Marburg Virus, focuses on the spread of a pandemic. Secondhand paperback editions of The Marburg Virus have recently been listed online for more than £ “All the more reason to produce a new version now,” Johnson said.

“I do hope it. Patrick Arbuthnot, in Gene Therapy for Viral Infections, Marburg Virus. The genus Marburgvirus derives its name from the city in Germany that was one of the sites where infection with the virus was initially identified (reviewed in ref.

[12]).The first cases of Marburg virus disease (MVD) were reported in At the time, similarly afflicted patients were identified in Belgrade.

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World Health Organization. Marburg virus disease - South Africa. Weekly Epidemiological Record. ;50(12) Smith DH, Johnson BK, Isaacson M, et al. Marburg-virus disease in Kenya. Lancet. ; 1() Johnson ED, Johnson BK, Silverstein D, et al.

Characterization of a new Marburg virus isolated from a fatal case in Kenya. Marburg and Ebola virus, the two species within the family Filoviridae, are among the most pathogenic agents causing fulminant hemorrhagic fever in humans and nonhuman primates.

The chronology of filovirus epidemics and epizootics proves that these viruses are prototypes of emerging/re-emerging pathogens. Since the discovery of Marburg virus in until the recent Ebola virus outbreaks in. Last year, Michelle Barnes found out that she was the first American to have been diagnosed with a rare and deadly disease, known as Marburg Hemorrhagic Fever.

Marburg virus was first documented. Marburg virus is related to the Ebola virus in that both viruses belong to the filovirus family. Get the facts on the history, symptoms, and treatment of Marburg virus disease, formerly known as Marburg hemorrhagic fever.

When Diane Verusio dies mysteriously in N.Y. after returning from Brussels, top epidemiologist Lowell Kaplan identifies the cause as the ""Marburg Virus""—a virulent germ that surfaced only once before, in Germany.

So, determined to trace the source of the disease, Kaplan goes to Marburg (where the outbreak was hushed up for strange political reasons) and, while ducking bullets, traces. Marburg virus causes Marburg hemorrhagic fever — an illness marked by severe bleeding (hemorrhage), organ failure and, in many cases, death.

Marburg virus is native to Africa, where sporadic outbreaks have occurred for decades. The reservoir host of Marburg virus is the African fruit bat, Rousettus aegyptiacus.

Ebola Virus. Ebola virus (figs. 3 - 7) is a member of the Filovirus family (Filoviridae) which also contains Marburg virus (a human pathogen, discovered in in Marburg, Germany causing Marburg hemorrhagic fever) and Cuevavirus (discovered in in bats in Europe).

Filoviruses have a long filamentous shape. Marburg and Ebola virus, the two species within the family Filoviridae, are among the most pathogenic agents causing fulminant hemorrhagic fever in humans and nonhuman primates.

The chronology of filovirus epidemics and epizootics proves that these viruses are. The Marburg files are a collection of top-secret German records made up of more than tons of archives from the Foreign Minister of Nazi Germany, Joachim von Ribbentrop.

The files were originally discovered by American troops at Schloss Marburg in Germany in May of In popular culture. The Marburg Files are the main subject and focus of the episode "Vergangenheit" ("The Past") of the Netflix television series The Crown, which depicts Queen Elizabeth II's initial review of the documents and is thereafter seen to banish the Duke of Windsor from the family as a result.[dubious – discuss] Despite confirming that Queen Elizabeth did condemn the Duke for the.The term became synonymous with any potential pandemic: marburg, ebola, bird flu, and so on.

In the early years of AIDS the virus was often referred to as an Andromeda Strain, and the novel was erroneously cited as predicting such new strains.

Michael Crichton eventually wrote about it .