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Isolation of Genetically Diverse Marburg Viruses from Egyptian Fruit Bats

  • Jonathan S. Towner,

    Affiliation: Special Pathogens Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • Brian R. Amman,

    Affiliation: Special Pathogens Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • Tara K. Sealy,

    Affiliation: Special Pathogens Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • Serena A. Reeder Carroll,

    Affiliation: Special Pathogens Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • James A. Comer,

    Affiliation: Special Pathogens Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • Alan Kemp,

    Affiliation: National Institute for Communicable Diseases, Special Pathogens Unit, Johannesburg, South Africa

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  • Robert Swanepoel,

    Affiliation: National Institute for Communicable Diseases, Special Pathogens Unit, Johannesburg, South Africa

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  • Christopher D. Paddock,

    Affiliation: Infectious Disease Pathology Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • Stephen Balinandi,

    Affiliation: Global AIDS Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Entebbe, Uganda

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  • Marina L. Khristova,

    Affiliation: Biotechnology Core Facility Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • Pierre B. H. Formenty,

    Affiliation: Epidemic and Pandemic Alert and Response Department, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

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  • Cesar G. Albarino,

    Affiliation: Special Pathogens Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • David M. Miller,

    Affiliation: Special Pathogens Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • Zachary D. Reed,

    Affiliation: Special Pathogens Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • John T. Kayiwa,

    Affiliation: Uganda Virus Research Institute, Entebbe, Uganda

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  • James N. Mills,

    Affiliation: Special Pathogens Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • Deborah L. Cannon,

    Affiliation: Special Pathogens Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • Patricia W. Greer,

    Affiliation: Infectious Disease Pathology Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • Emmanuel Byaruhanga,

    Affiliation: Ibanda District Hospital, Ibanda, Uganda

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  • Eileen C. Farnon,

    Affiliation: Special Pathogens Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • Patrick Atimnedi,

    Affiliation: Uganda Wildlife Authority, Kampala, Uganda

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  • Samuel Okware,

    Affiliation: Ministry of Health, Republic of Uganda, Kampala, Uganda

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  • Edward Katongole-Mbidde,

    Affiliation: Uganda Virus Research Institute, Entebbe, Uganda

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  • Robert Downing,

    Affiliation: Global AIDS Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Entebbe, Uganda

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  • Jordan W. Tappero,

    Affiliation: Global AIDS Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Entebbe, Uganda

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  • Sherif R. Zaki,

    Affiliation: Infectious Disease Pathology Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • Thomas G. Ksiazek,

    Affiliation: Special Pathogens Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

    Current address: Galveston National Lab, Department of Pathology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, United States of America

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  • Stuart T. Nichol mail,

    stn1@cdc.gov (STN); pyr7@cdc.gov (PER)

    Affiliation: Special Pathogens Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • Pierre E. Rollin mail

    stn1@cdc.gov (STN); pyr7@cdc.gov (PER)

    Affiliation: Special Pathogens Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • Published: July 31, 2009
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1000536

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