The Hot Zone

Describe Gene Johnson's experiment with monkeys in 1986. What did this experiment confirm?

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In 1986, Gene Johnson had infected monkeys with Ebola and Marburg by letting them breathe it into their lungs, and she had been the pathologist for that experiment. All of the monkeys exposed to airborne virus had died except for one monkey, which managed to survive Marburg. This confirmed that Marburg could infect the lungs on contact.

Preston, Richard (2012-03-14). The Hot Zone: The Terrifying True Story of the Origins of the Ebola Virus (p. 222). Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group. Kindle Edition.