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Ebola vaccine created to protect chimps.

Scientists said they have developed a vaccine to shield endangered chimpanzees and gorillas against Ebola, which has wiped out tens of thousands of the wild apes in three decades. The vaccine is given orally, the developers said, which means it could be disguised in food and left out for the animals to eat , easier The post ...

- The Japan Times - JP

Silence is golden: Suppressing host response to Ebola virus may help to control infection.

The Ebola virus causes a severe, often fatal illness when it infects the human body. Initially targeting cells of the immune system called macrophages, white blood cells that absorb and clear away pathogens, a new study has found a way to potentially 'silence' these Ebola virus-infected macrophages.

- ScienceDaily - US

Canadian scientists discover hepatitis drug slashes Ebola death rate in possible breakthrough.

Two thirds of Ebola patients given Interferon were alive after 21 days, compared to 19% of untreated patents, study found. No treatment currently exists for the virus

- National Post - CA

Doctor admits misleading over Ebola.

Dr Hannah Ryan took the temperature of Scottish nurse Pauline Cafferkey hours before she fell seriously ill.

- BBC - UK

Scientists create antibody to protect chimps from deadly virus.

Ebola was first identified in Zaire — now the Democratic Republic of the Congo — in 1976.

- Daily Nation - KE

Men have feelings too.

I avoided relationships, I run away from them like they were some kind of Ebola/Marburg plague. I'd see friends posting pictures with captions of how deep in love they were. I would laugh at them and go read one more book that had a sad ending.

- Daily Monitor - UG

Ebola: The Epidemic of Fear?.

MembersEbola: The Epidemic of Fear?24 Mar 2017 - 13:00 to 14:00Add to CalendariCalendar Outlook Google Yahoo Chatham House, LondonParticipantsMichiel Hofman, Senior Humanitarian Specialist, Médecins Sans Frontières; Co-editor and Author, The Politics of Fear: Médecins Sans Frontières and the West African Ebola ...

- Chatham House - UK

Ebola: The Epidemic of Fear?.

MembersEbola: The Epidemic of Fear?24 Mar 2017 - 13:00 to 14:00Add to CalendariCalendar Outlook Google Yahoo Chatham House, LondonParticipantsMichiel Hofman, Senior Humanitarian Specialist, Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders ; Co-editor and Author, The Politics of Fear: Médecins Sans Frontières and the ...

- Chatham House - UK

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