Ebola


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Synonyms for Ebola

a severe and often fatal disease in humans and nonhuman primates (monkeys and chimpanzees) caused by the Ebola virus

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We fitted the model to the number of weekly reported Ebola virus disease cases in Western Area during August 16-November 31, 2014 (1).
The number of Ebola deaths in these three countries rose by 91 and the number of cases rose by 140 since February 11.
Health Minister Ousmane Kone said no confirmed cases had been registered since December 6 when the last Ebola patient had tested negative.
As Obama urged Congress to approve emergency funding to fight the disease, the public health response to the worst Ebola outbreak in history continued.
The specimens were had to be inactivated before she worked with it but it looked like that the specimens contained live Ebola virus.
Laboratories at the Texas Biomedical Research Institute in San Antonio Texas have demonstrated complete in-vitro inhibition of the live Ebola Virus strain Zaire at concentrations of CB008 that are achievable by oral administration.
The agency has hired and is fueling more than 100 bikers to go into the provinces to spread the word on Ebola, passing on hints on how to avoid it, and, among other messages, not to hide suspected cases.
On AMHCA's exclusive Ebola Resource page for AMHCA members <http://www.
Ebola virus disease (EVD) first appeared in 1976 in two simultaneous outbreaks: one in Nzara, Sudan, and the other in Yambuku, Democratic Republic of Congo.
On 20th October 2014, exactly three months after a sick Liberian diplomat named Patrick Sawyer brought the dreaded Ebola virus into Lagos, Nigeria, the World Health Organisation (WHO) officially certified the country Ebola-free.
Scientists said they all developed Ebola antibodies within four weeks.
Other factors influencing the decision include the introduction of new control methods such as a highly-effective Ebola vaccination, the WHO declaring Sierra Leone Ebola transmission free and the continued low risk presented to the UK by the disease.
HEALTH officials in Liberia have confirmed a new case of Ebola more than two months after the west African nation was declared free of the deadly disease for a second time.
14, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Preliminary results of a study into persistence of Ebola virus in body fluids show that some men still produce semen samples that test positive for Ebola virus nine months after onset of symptoms.
A patient admitted to the Royal Liverpool Hospital amid concerns he may have Ebola tested negative for the deadly virus.