Ebola

Until 2014 Ebola had only generated a few limited outbreaks, but this time we're already into the 1000s and millions of cases being predicted.

Resources

World Health Organisation - http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs103/en/

Wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ebola_virus_disease

Recent News

Fresh Ebola outbreak has potential to spread

CNN - 14-Aug-2018

New outbreak in an area of active conflict makes difficult to contain the infection

Lack of UK Ebola strategy and procedure put lives at risk

Pharmaceutical Journal - 27-Jan-2016

House of Commons report says UK’s response was undermined by systemic delays.

Ebola vaccine 100% effective

BBC - 31-Jul-2015

No new cases in 2,000 close contacts when vaccinated immediately compared to 16 cases if vaccinated several weeks later.

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