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Virus outbreak details?

The book describes several places where virus outbreaks have taken place around the world, where are these places and how is it all connected

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First known outbreak- 1976 in N'zara, a town in southern Sudan

Second outbreak- Catholic mission village of Yambuku in north-central Zaire.

Third outbreak- Reston, Virginia


In the novel, each of these occurences is traced back to Kitum Cave in Africa. 


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