Embola

Diane Stothard dstothar at magnus.acs.ohio-state.edu
Fri Mar 3 10:10:41 EST 1995


In article <Ray.34.00276CAE at cnj.digex.net>, Ray <Ray at cnj.digex.net> wrote:
>Is there any one aut there that know about the Disease EMBOLA. I read a very
>disturbing artical about it in a mag a few weeks ago and am looking for more
>info on the subject. Would appreciate being pointed to some more information,
>although the more I learn about it the more it scare the living hell out of me
.
>Ray Pierson
>
>ray at cnj.digex.net


I believe you are talking about the Ebola virus. I think it was discovered in 
the mid-seventies in Africa. This virus basically will cause you to bleed to 
death and will cause death in about three weeks. It was mentioned in the 
beginning of the movie "And the band played on..." which was about the 
discovery of HIV and AIDS and I think it was featured recently on an episode of
"48 hours" Hope this helps.



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