The family Filoviridae contains 2 genera: Marburgvirus, which contains Marburg virus (MARV), and Ebolavirus, which contains 4 viruses: Zaire Ebola virus (ZEBOV), Sudan Ebola virus, Reston Ebola virus (REBOV), and Cote d'Ivoire Ebola virus, and 2 tentative species (Bundibugyo Ebola virus and Lloviu Ebola virus) (2,3).
What does MV stand for?
MV stands for Marburg virus
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We have 24 other meanings of MV in our Acronym Attic
- Camp Merrowvista
- Magna Veritas (roleplaying game)
- Main Verb
- Manipulated Variable
- Manpower Voucher
- Manual Valve (various companies)
- Manufacturing Verification
- Maple Valley (Washington)
Samples in periodicals archive:
The nation is grappling with the deadly Marburg virus outbreak, which is threatening tourism.
The findings, appearing in the July Emerging Infectious Diseases, suggest that African villagers, health officials and laboratory workers who come into contact with the often deadly Marburg virus will someday have a way to fend it off.
Under Project BioShield, the Hemopurifier is positioned as a broad- spectrum countermeasure against bioterror threats, including Smallpox, Ebola, and Marburg virus.
AIRLINE INDUSTRY INFORMATION-(C)1997-2005 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD A traveller arriving by aircraft in South Africa from Angola has been tested for the Marburg virus.