"Ebola Reston"???

Joao Vasconcelos Costa jcosta at pen.gulbenkian.pt
Mon Apr 22 06:09:39 EST 1996


Giovanni Maga wrote:
> 
(...)
> 
> The same is quoted in any virology textbook. As for the high rate of
> mutation, Ebola does not seem to have an higher rate than any other RNA
> virus. I can give you more info on the MolBio of Ebola, anyway or you can
> contact the address above.

By the opposite. I can't remeber exactly, but I think there is some data
indicating has a LOWER rate of variability than most of RNA viruses. Am
I right?

Joao

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