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Growing concerns over 'in the air' transmission of Ebola
11-19-2012, 11:08 AM #1
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Canadian scientists have shown that the deadliest form of the ebola virus could be transmitted by air between species.

In experiments, they demonstrated that the virus was transmitted from pigs to monkeys without any direct contact between them.

The researchers say they believe that limited airborne transmission might be contributing to the spread of the disease in some parts of Africa.

They are concerned that pigs might be a natural

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20341423

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JollyRoger Show this Post
11-19-2012, 11:29 AM #2
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(11-19-2012, 11:08 AM)smart-ass Wrote:  Canadian scientists have shown that the deadliest form of the ebola virus could be transmitted by air between species.

In experiments, they demonstrated that the virus was transmitted from pigs to monkeys without any direct contact between them.

The researchers say they believe that limited airborne transmission might be contributing to the spread of the disease in some parts of Africa.

They are concerned that pigs might be a natural

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20341423


Simulate it yourself and see what happens.

http://www.addictinggames.com/strategy-g...demic2.jsp
JollyRoger Show this Post
11-19-2012, 11:41 AM #3
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My simulation showed 3.5 billion dead in one month, if Ebola went airborne.
11-19-2012, 12:45 PM #4
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(11-19-2012, 11:41 AM)JollyRoger Wrote:  My simulation showed 3.5 billion dead in one month, if Ebola went airborne.
walking dead?

could you post your simulation? very interested to see

thanks

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Anonymous Kritter Show this Post
11-19-2012, 02:09 PM #5
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(11-19-2012, 11:41 AM)JollyRoger Wrote:  My simulation showed 3.5 billion dead in one month, if Ebola went airborne.


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11-19-2012, 02:47 PM #6
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11-19-2012, 04:41 PM #7
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(11-19-2012, 11:41 AM)JollyRoger Wrote:  My simulation showed 3.5 billion dead in one month, if Ebola went airborne.


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