Discovery Fills Gap in Search for Better Treatments for Ebola, Other Viruses (image) University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry Share Print E-Mail Caption Matthias Götte (left) and research associate Egor Tchesnokov were part of a team that found an enzyme responsible for the propagation of the Ebola virus. The discovery will give researchers around the world the ability to study potential new treatments against Ebola without having to work in an extreme biosafety lab. Credit Melissa Fabrizio Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.