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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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To do this, NIAID scientists are developing a new nonhuman primate model of Ebola virus disease in which monkeys survive infection.
Infection Prevention and Control Recommendations for Hospitalized Patients Under Investigation (PUIs) for Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in U.
Ebola virus disease in health care workers--Guinea, 2014.
TKM-130803, a small interfering RNA lipid nanoparticle product, has been developed for the treatment of Ebola virus disease (EVD).
Situation Report 1 Ebola virus Disease, Guinea, 28 March 2014.
In some people who have recovered from Ebola virus disease the virus can persist in parts of the body the immune system cannot reach," said the Liberia country representative for the UN World Health Organization, Alex Gasasira.
Dr Ian Crozier contracted the Ebola virus disease (EVD) in September 2014, while working with the World Health Organization (WHO) in Sierra Leone.
According to the release, Liberia is currently counting down to May 9 when it will be declared free of the Ebola Virus Disease if no new cases present themselves.
The Ebola Virus Disease spread to Lofa and was confirmed in Liberia.
The most significant public health event of 2014 is without a doubt the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) outbreak in West Africa.
TEHRAN (FNA)- The number of people killed by the Ebola virus disease (EVD) has reached 9,976, the World Health Organization (WHO) said in a report.
The researchers said the compound, called tetrandrine, blocked infection of human white blood cells in lab dishes and prevented Ebola virus disease in lab mice.
The objective of the meeting was to present the preliminary findings of the multi-partner Ebola Recovery Assessment process initiated by the UN Secretary General as part of his commitment to support the nationally led Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) recovery strategies of the affected countries.
The Health Ministry said in a statement that the Health Minister Adela Hammoud will head the Iraqi delegation at the meeting, noting that the meetings will discuss a number of important topics most notably health and humanitarian conditions in Palestine, Ebola virus disease, to prepare for the Arab summit on economic and social development in Tunisia during the current year, to improve health Mothers in the Arab region, and the Arab strategy to fight AIDS / 2014 - 2020/.