Ebola outbreak kills 15 in eastern Congo, better education needed to curb ...GOMA, Congo - An outbreak of the Ebola virus has killed 15 people in northeastern Congo and the local communities are quickly learning how frighteningly deadly the disease is, and how to prevent its spread.
World News: Ebola Virus on the move..Media Rights in UkraineGOMA, Congo (AP) -- Officials in eastern Congo say the Ebola epidemic has spread to a second center after a woman was contaminated during the funeral of a victim of the disease and travelled back to her home. The health officials say 15 people have ...
Ebola outbreak kills 15 in eastern CongoGOMA, Congo—An outbreak of the Ebola virus has killed 15 people in northeastern Congo and the local communities are quickly learning how frighteningly deadly the disease is, and how to prevent its spread.
Ebola claims three more lives in DR Congo, raising death toll to 14KINSHASA, DR CONGO (BNO NEWS) -- An outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus in the northeastern region of the Democratic Republic of the Congo has claimed three more lives, raising the total death toll since the outbreak began to fourteen, local and ...
Reactions to Uganda's Health Scare Should Ring True for AmericansIt's more than 7,000 miles between Uganda and our Atlantic shores, and so if the recent outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus there seems unthreatening and distant to Americans, I suppose that's understandable. Even the name of the virus, named after the ...
Thief contracts Ebola virus from swiped cell phoneAn unlucky crook caught the Ebola virus when he swiped a cell phone from a patient battling the disease at a hospital in western Uganda, the locus of an outbreak of the deadly fever.
Ebola outbreak kills 10 in Congo(CNN) -- The Ebola virus has killed 10 people in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the World Health Organization said Tuesday.
How A Virus In Snakes Could Offer Clues To Ebola In HumansA team at the University of California, San Francisco, has found evidence that a previously undiscovered virus is responsible for something called inclusion body disease in boas. And this virus, described in the journal mBio, appears to be related to ...
Canberra doctor fighting deadly ebolaCANBERRA doctor Kamalini Lokuge has returned home from Uganda where she has been helping fight one of the world's most feared diseases, ebola virus. The deadly virus killed three health care workers as well as seven locals in the Democratic Republic ...
Stop-work order creates uncertainty for Ebola drug researchTekmira already demonstrated protection in macaques infected against an otherwise lethal dose of Zaire Ebola virus, a deadly strain that kills up to 90% of humans infected (Lancet 375, 1896–1905, 2010).
30 suspected cases of the deadly Ebola virus detected in Congo... died of the Ebola virus in Congo. Source: Supplied. THE World Health Organisation has registered 30 suspected cases of the deadly Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo in an outbreak that comes on the heels of one in neighbouring Uganda.
Ebola Virus kills everyone in its path: Here is what you need to know (Blog)In surreal scenes worthy of science fiction from Hollywood coming to the Third World, masked men and women dressed in sterile overalls started quarantining the crowded Gulu district of northern Uganda where 63 cases of the highly contagious and deadly ...
WHO: 30 Suspected Cases of Ebola in CongoThe World Health Organization has registered 30 suspected cases of the deadly Ebola virus in Congo in an outbreak that comes on the heels of one in neighboring Uganda.
Scientists Researching Ebola Virus Say Vaccine 'Unlikely' Due To Funding ...Wednesday, August 15, 2012. "Scientists researching the lethal Ebola virus have told [BBC News] that a commercial vaccine to prevent the onset of infection may never be developed," the news service reports.
Ebola virus outbreak under control in Uganda - Medecins Sans FrontieresPanARMENIAN.Net - The outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus in Uganda appears to be under control, says the medical charity Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF).
Uganda Ebola outbreak 'coming to an end': WHOGENEVA - Uganda's latest outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus appears to be over, the World Health Organisation said Monday, pointing out that no new cases had been confirmed for the past month.
Ebola Disease Terror in CongoOut of 169, seven people have been found to be suffering from the virus. The WHO cleared about the virus prevalence in two places, "These two Ebola outbreaks are not epidemiologically linked and have been caused by two different Ebola subtypes".
Five reasons you don't need to worry about EbolaThis means Ebola is a sporadic disease that occasionally infects people, but spends most of its time infecting unknown host organisms, hidden deep in the rainforests of equatorial Africa.
Ebola caseload soars in eastern DR CongoOn September 1, doctors were looking into 30 likely or suspected cases, including seven in which patients tested positive for the Ebola virus. A WHO report said that 169 people who had come into contact with the victims were under observation. The ...
Ebola and TanzaniaHemorrhagic fever is caused by the Ebola virus, a highly infectious, often fatal virus that spreads through direct contact with bodily fluids.