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Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis. 2009 Dec;9(6):723-8.

Human Ebola outbreak resulting from direct exposure to fruit bats in Luebo, Democratic Republic of Congo, 2007.

Leroy EM, Epelboin A, Mondonge V, Pourrut X, Gonzalez JP, Muyembe-Tamfum JJ, Formenty P

Centre International de Recherches Medicales de Franceville (CIRMF), Franceville, Gabon. eric.leroy@ird.fr

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Article type: General - Canary ID: 6751

Cause and Effect Analysis Interspecies susceptibility data Shared exposures with humans Shared outcomes with humans Gene sequence data
No No Yes Yes No
Study type N Routes Sampling Controls Timing
descriptive ingestion - - concurrent
Exposures Ebola virus
Risk factors Animal Migration
Seasons
Species Chiroptera
Locations location map
Congo, Democratic Republic Of The Congo, Democratic Republic of The (general) Luebo (populated place)

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