[ Back to EurekAlert! ]

Contact: Jennifer Brown
University of Iowa Health Care

Ebola Receptor TIM-1

Caption: Cellular protein TIM-1 acts as a receptor for Ebola virus and Marburg virus. Microscope image shows TIM-1 expression (in green) on the surface of human airway cells.

Credit: University of Iowa

Usage Restrictions: May only be used with appropriate credit for news or educational purposes.

Related news release: Research team identifies receptor for Ebola virus

[ Back to EurekAlert! ]