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What does SPB stand for?

SPB stands for Special Pathogens Branch (Centers for Disease Control)

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This improvement was possible mainly because of collaboration by the CDC Viral Special Pathogens Branch and the Uganda Virus Research Institute to establish a permanent high-containment laboratory that is capable of performing diagnostic testing for filoviruses and other causes of VHF in Uganda.
A virologist from the CDC's Special Pathogens Branch says that further surveillance and ecological investigations should clarify the nature of the health threat posed by the Chapare virus, how it is related to the other arenaviruses, how it causes disease, and where it lives in nature.
Acknowledgment We appreciate the contribution of Thomas Ksiazek, Special Pathogens Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia USA, for the tests for serum anti-RVFV immunoglobulin M.