TABLE 1

Summary details of patients from which RNA-seq data were selected for this studya

Patient traitCommunity deathsHospitalized fatalitiesHospitalized survivorsConvalescent controls
n241184416
% male29.140.129.593.75
Age range1–70 yr2 mo–80 yr10 mo–68 yr18–40 yr
Mean age (yrs)33.3528.4433.1030
EBOV CT
    Range12.37–31.8512.08–26.5515.77–31.60NA
    Mean18.8117.2321.67NA
  • a Samples with similar threshold cycle (CT) values were chosen, as this would indicate similar viral loads. It was not possible to directly correlate CT values to viral load. NA, not applicable.