Tagged: Ebola

fruit bats and bush meats harbor ebola

Ebola Virus Infection Sources Identified

Thousands of people died from the most recent ebola virus outbreak. And this was not the first one. Are we prepared for the next one? Scientists have found the most likely reservoir and vector for the virus.

Antiviral Plant Lectins Treat Lethal Viruses

New research exposes the ability of nature’s plant lectins from certain plants to treat a variety of virus infections including some of the most lethal, such as Ebola, Hepatitis, H1N1 and others. Plants with greater levels of these antiviral lectins are revealed.