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Jahrling planned to test the cells with human blood samples. If the cells glowed, it would confirm that they were infected with Marburg.
Jahrling explained that he was planning to test the cells with human blood samples that would make them glow...
Each year approximately 16,000 monkeys are imported to the United States.
The monkeys are imported for research, and after their arrival they are quarantined to screen them for illnesses.
That would be when a virus wipes out an entire species.