New Viruses Keep Threat of Pandemic Alive

hospital hallway
A hospital hallway

First it was COVID-19. Then it was a seemingly endless supply of variants. Then we had Avian Influenza, and Monkeypox made a surprise appearance. Now there is a new kid on the block, the Marburg virus, which kills 88 percent of its patients and has an incubation period of up to three weeks.

So far, it’s a very small outbreak. So far.

Published 7/8/2022. Read the full article.