How is Ebola Transmitted? What is the Risk?

Ebola hemorrhagic fever is a severe, often deadly virus that affects humans and nonhuman primates (monkeys, gorillas, etc.). There are 5 known strains, primarily in Africa, where scientists believe certain types of bats act as hosts for the virus.

Which of these statements about the Ebola virus is most accurate?

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 * Image adapted from a U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention graphic.