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February 23, 2015 | Staff Writer

photo of Dr. Luis Branco, cofounder Zalgen Labs

Zalgen Labs Expects Approval This Week (VIDEO)

In this MyMCMedia Extra video, Zalgen Labs’ co-founder Dr. Luis Branco said he expects FDA approval this week for the rapid diagnostic test for Ebola. The breakthrough test was approved last week by the World Health Organization. Related:

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August 20, 2014 | Sonya Burke

Zalgen Labs: Bio-Tech Company Celebrates One Year in Montgomery County (VIDEO)

Zalgen Labs is a biotech startup company in Montgomery County that is celebrating its one year anniversary at the Germantown Innovation Center. MyMCMedia’s Sonya Burke reports. You can find more information about the Viral Hemorrhagic Fever Consortium on its website.

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June 19, 2014 | Sonya Burke

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Lassa Fever Endemic to Western Africa (Video)

In this MyMCMedia extra, Dr. Robert Garry of Tulane University tells us about another hemorrhagic fever that is endemic in Sierra Leone. Lassa fever presents with the same symptoms as Ebola fever but it is caused by a different virus. Garry was in our area on June 19 meeting with Health and Human Services and […]

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