Deadly but Curable: A Review on Potential Treatments for Ebola Haemorrhagic Fever

  • Posted on: 1 January 2015
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PharmaTutor (January- 2015)

 

ISSN: 2347 - 7881
(Volume 3, Issue 1)

 

Received On: 05/11/2014; Accepted On: 09/11/2014; Published On: 01/01/2015

 

AUTHORS: Bushra Shamim
Department of Pharmaceutics,
Faculty of Pharmacy,
Hamdard University, New Delhi, India
bushrashamim21@gmail.com

 

ABSTRACT: This is a review article on potential treatments for Ebola virus disease, also known as Ebola haemorrhagic fever. Ebola fever has emerged as one of the deadliest known forms of hemorrhagic fever since discovered in 1976.  Transmission among humans occurs through the exchange of blood and body secretions. The Ebola virus causes an acute, serious illness which is often fatal if untreated. In this article experimental treatments like blood, immunological and drug therapies are discussed that are under development

 

How to cite this article: B Shamim; Deadly but Curable: A Review on Potential Treatments for Ebola Haemorrhagic Fever; PharmaTutor; 2015; 3(1); 14-18

 

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