EIDB close up lab shot

Research

Microscope image of Ebola virus

Hemorrhagic Fevers

Hemorrhagic fevers are a family of infectious diseases including Ebola, Marburg, Lassa fever and yellow fever that affect the body’s blood clotting abilities. Recent outbreaks have occurred in militarily strategic regions like West Africa where WRAIR’s research infrastructure has enabled surveillance and countermeasure research.