Study Vaccine Protects Monkeys Against Four Types of Hemorrhagic Fever Viruses. The vaccine was created using weakened vesicular stomatitis virus and proteins that elicit protective immune responses. The proteins are from Ebola virus, Sudan virus, Marburg virus and Lassa virus

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So Ebola-Zaire, Ebola-Sudan, Marburg, and Lassa. All nasty; massive potential for saving lives.


Are we giving vaccines to monkeys to stop the viruses they carry from moving to us or to help stop viruses from combining with viruses from other species? I’m not very knowledgeable, so I apologise if my question comes off as silly.


always nice to see some good news and progress being made.


Four very scary diseases. Hope this produces a workable vaccine


Well luckily the monkeys can’t form anti vax groups