English:Ebola is the term for the viral genus Ebolavirus (EBOV), or for the disease Ebola hemorrhagic fever (EHF). It is named after the Ebola River, where the first recognized outbreak occurred. Electron micrographs show long filaments, characteristic of the Filoviridae viral family.
If humans got infected after broken in the natural reservoire of the virus
(chasing wild animals – preparing the hunted "bushmeat"),
is the main cause of an infection with the Ebola virus
(direct contact with infected persons or things contaminated with the virus). Quarantine of the infected is very important to stop the epidemic. "+"→ description page)