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Most dangerous viruses in the world

Humans have been battling viruses like Bird flu, Ebola and now Zika – there seems to be news on a new dangerous virus one disease  smallpox we’ve been able to eradicate it, ridding the world of new cases almost every day.

1. The most dangerous virus is the Marburg virus is a hemorrhagic fever virus of the Filoviridae family of viruses and a member of the species Marburg marburgvirus, genus MarburgvirusREAD MORE…

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2. There are five strains of the Ebola virus, each named after countries and regions in Africa: Zaire, Sudan, Tai Forest, Bundibugyo and Reston. The Zaire Ebola virus is one of five known viruses within the genus Ebolavirus. Four of the five known ebolaviruses, including EBOV, cause a severe and often fatal hemorrhagic fever inhumans and other mammals, known as Ebola virus disease (EVD). READ MORE…

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3.In the modern world, the deadliest virus of all may be HIV  is a lentivirus (a subgroup of retrovirus) that causes HIV infection and over time acquired immunodeficiency syndrome(AIDS). AIDS is a condition in humans in which progressive failure of the immune system allows life-threatening opportunistic infections and cancers to thrive. READ MORE…

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4.The various strains of bird flu regularly cause panic – which is perhaps justified because the mortality rate is 70 percent. But in fact the risk of contracting the H5N1 strain also known as A(H5N1) or simply H5N1, is a subtype of theinfluenza A virus which can cause illness in humans and many other animal species. READ MORE…

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5. A nurse in Nigeria was the first person to be infected with the Lassa virus is an arenavirus that causes Lassa hemorrhagic fever, a type ofviral hemorrhagic fever (VHF), in human and non-human primates. Lassa virus is anemerging virus and a select agent, requiring Biosafety Level 4-equivalent containment. It is endemic in West African countries, especially Sierra Leone, the Republic of Guinea, Nigeria, and Liberia.  READ MORE…

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6.Hantavirus pulmonary syndrome (HPS) first gained wide attention in the U.S. in 1993, are single-stranded, enveloped, negative sense RNA viruses in the Bunyaviridae family. They normally infect rodents and do not cause disease in these hosts. Humans may become infected with hantaviruses through contact with rodent urine, saliva, or feces. READ MORE…

 Humans have been battling viruses like Bird flu, Ebola and now Zika - there seems to be news on a new dangerous virus one disease  smallpox we've been able to eradicate it, ridding the world of new cases almost every day.  1. The most dangerous virus is the Marburg virus is a hemorrhagic fever virus of the Filoviridae family of viruses and a member of the species Marburg marburgvirus, genus Marburgvirus. READ MORE...    2. There are five strains of the Ebola virus, each named after countries and regions in Africa: Zaire, Sudan, Tai Forest, Bundibugyo and Reston. The Zaire Ebola virus is one of five known viruses within the genus Ebolavirus. Four of the five known ebolaviruses, including EBOV, cause a severe and often fatal hemorrhagic fever inhumans and other mammals, known as Ebola virus disease (EVD). READ MORE...     3.In the modern world, the deadliest virus of all may be HIV  is a lentivirus (a subgroup of retrovirus) that causes HIV infection and over time acquired immunodeficiency syndrome(AIDS). AIDS is a condition in humans in which progressive failure of the immune system allows life-threatening opportunistic infections and cancers to thrive. READ MORE...    4.The various strains of bird flu regularly cause panic - which is perhaps justified because the mortality rate is 70 percent. But in fact the risk of contracting the H5N1 strain also known as A(H5N1) or simply H5N1, is a subtype of theinfluenza A virus which can cause illness in humans and many other animal species. READ MORE... FILMYWAR   5. A nurse in Nigeria was the first person to be infected with the Lassa virus is an arenavirus that causes Lassa hemorrhagic fever, a type ofviral hemorrhagic fever (VHF), in human and non-human primates. Lassa virus is anemerging virus and a select agent, requiring Biosafety Level 4-equivalent containment. It is endemic in West African countries, especially Sierra Leone, the Republic of Guinea, Nigeria, and Liberia.  READ MORE... FILMYWAR   6.In 1980, the World Health Assembly declared the world free of smallpox was an infectious disease caused by either of two virus variants,Variola major and Variola minor. The disease is also known by the Latinnames Variola or Variola vera, derived from varius ("spotted") or varus("pimple"). The disease was originally known in English as the "pox" or "red plague"; the term "smallpox" was first used in Britain in the 15th century to distinguish variola from the "great pox" (syphilis). READ MORE... FILMYWAR   7.Hantavirus pulmonary syndrome (HPS) first gained wide attention in the U.S. in 1993, are single-stranded, enveloped, negative sense RNA viruses in the Bunyaviridae family. They normally infect rodents and do not cause disease in these hosts. Humans may become infected with hantaviruses through contact with rodent urine, saliva, or feces. READ MORE...

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