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2 new Ebola deaths in the Democratic Republic of the Congo: Here's all you need to know about the Ebola virus disease
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2 new Ebola deaths in the Democratic Republic of the Congo: Here's all you need to know about the Ebola virus disease

Ebola virus disease (EVD) is caused by several viruses under the genus Ebolavirus; the latest outbreak was caused by a species called Zaire Ebolavirus.

Two experimental Ebola drugs are saving lives in Congo by blocking the virus
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Two experimental Ebola drugs are saving lives in Congo by blocking the virus

Clinics & medical units have been given access to both drugs & patients can opt to take it over existing treatment.

WHO hopes to deploy experimental Ebola vaccine to stem outbreak in remote area of Congo
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WHO hopes to deploy experimental Ebola vaccine to stem outbreak in remote area of Congo

The World Health Organization said it hopes to deploy an experimental Ebola vaccine to tackle an outbreak in a remote area of Congo to prevent it spreading

Ebola virus: Canadian researchers develop experimental vaccine that is said to be safe for humans
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Ebola virus: Canadian researchers develop experimental vaccine that is said to be safe for humans

Canadian researchers in a clinical trial have developed a Ebola vaccine which is well-tolerated and showed no safety concerns

WHO to begin Ebola vaccination trials in Guinea
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WHO to begin Ebola vaccination trials in Guinea

The World Health Organisation (WHO) announced that it will begin conducting Ebola vaccination trials in Guinea this week to test whether the vaccine is effective to prevent Ebola.

First Ebola vaccine trial starts in Liberia's capital
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First Ebola vaccine trial starts in Liberia's capital

A trial of an Ebola vaccine starts on Monday in Liberia's capital following a launch event featuring musicians.

New experimental Ebola vaccine shows signs of being tolerant to the virus
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New experimental Ebola vaccine shows signs of being tolerant to the virus

An experimental vaccine to prevent Ebola virus disease has been found to be well-tolerated and produced immune system responses in all 20 healthy adults who received it in a Phase 1 clinical trial, researchers report.

Ebola survivor's blood used to treat doctor infected with same virus
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Ebola survivor's blood used to treat doctor infected with same virus

A survivor of Ebola has donated blood to an American aid worker infected with the disease, and doctors treating him at a Nebraska hospital say he has responded well to the aggressive treatment.

Vaccine combo shielded lab monkeys from Ebola for 10 months
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Vaccine combo shielded lab monkeys from Ebola for 10 months

One shot of an experimental Ebola vaccine when combined with an additional vaccine was found to be effective in protecting monkeys against the deadly virus for 10 months.