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UN says deadline to curb Ebola will not be met

UN says deadline to curb Ebola will not be met

Nov 25, – A deadline of December 1 to contain the Ebola virus will not be fully met due to escalating numbers of cases in Sierra Leone and elsewhere, the UN Ebola Emergency Response Mission which had set the target, said. The mission set the goal in September, seeking to have 70 percent of Ebola patients under […]

November 25, 2014 | By | Reply More
World experts race to deploy experimental Ebola drugs

World experts race to deploy experimental Ebola drugs

Sep 04, – World health experts met in Geneva on Thursday for urgent talks on fast-tracking experimental drugs as doctors in the worst-hit countries pleaded to be given the serums. With no fully tested treatments for Ebola, the World Health Organization has endorsed potential cures like ZMapp to be rushed out. “Everybody keeps asking why […]

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