Deadly rebel attack at center of Ebola outbreak stalls virus-containment efforts... ABC NEWS · 3 months
AHF urges United Nations to follow own mandate for protecting Ebola response efforts  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
As the second worst Ebola outbreak in history rages on in Central Sub-Saharan Africa, AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) urges the United Nations... more
Swedish hospital isolates patient amid Ebola suspicion  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
Officials in Sweden say a Swedish hospital north of Stockholm has reported a suspected case of the deadly Ebola virus, adding the patient has been isolated more
Congo delays Sunday's election for months in Ebola zone  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
Congo delays Sunday's presidential election for months in areas of deadly Ebola outbreak more
Congo: Ebola outbreak 'certainly' to last 3-4 months more  ABC NEWS · 1 month
Congo's complex Ebola outbreak 'certainly' to last 3-4 months more, health minister says more
Experimental antibody 'cocktail' protects animals from three deadly Ebola viruses  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 week
Scientists have developed a combination of monoclonal antibodies that protected animals from all three Ebola viruses that cause human disease. The antibody 'cocktail,' called MBP134, is the first... more
Experimental drug can protect against Ebola in a single dose  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
There is a new medication that in one dose successfully protected nonhuman primates against a lethal infection of all strains of the deadly Ebola virus. The findings are... more
The Latest: WHO warns against Congo 'prolonged insecurity'  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
The Latest: WHO chief warns against 'prolonged insecurity' in Congo amid Ebola outbreak more
Nebraska center monitors person for possible Ebola exposure  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
An American who was providing medical assistance in Congo may have been exposed to the deadly Ebola virus and is being monitored at a Nebraska medical center more
Sweden: No Ebola virus detected in hospital patient  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
Swedish health officials say a suspected Ebola case reported by a hospital has turned out to be a false alarm with tests carried out on the unidentified patient showing no signs of... more
Congo says healthy baby born to mom who recovered from Ebola  ABC NEWS · 1 week
Congo says healthy baby born to mother who recovered from Ebola, rare bright spot in outbreak more
Fighting Ebola is hard. In Congo, fake news makes it harder  Science Magazine · 5 days
Armed conflict and political tensions stoke rumors and misinformation about the outbreak more
Weather hampers efforts to inspect Indonesia tsunami volcano  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Bad weather hampered efforts to assess whether Indonesia's Anak Krakatau volcano island could trigger another deadly tsunami as authorities said the search for victims in the worst-affected province will continue into January. more
New bat-borne virus related to Ebola  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Newly discovered Mengla virus is evolutionarily closely related to Ebola virus and Marburg virus and shares several important functional similarities with them. For example, the genome organization of the Menglà virus is consistent with other filoviruses,... more
Stem cell shots linked to bacterial infection outbreak  ABC NEWS · 1 month
Health officials are reporting an outbreak of bacterial infections in people who got injections of stems cells derived from umbilical cord blood more
DNA tests of Lassa virus mid-outbreak helped Nigeria target its response  SCIENCE-NEWS · 2 weeks
New technology for analyzing genetic data quickly in the field guided how Nigeria dealt with an outbreak of Lassa fever in 2018. more
Argentina isolates 85 people to quell hantavirus outbreak  ABC NEWS · 1 week
An Argentine judge has ordered 85 residents of a remote Patagonian town to stay in their homes for at least 30 days to help halt an outbreak of hantavirus in which nine... more
Scientists solve another piece of Ebola virus puzzle  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
A team of researchers have discovered the interaction between an Ebola virus protein and a protein in human cells that may be an important key to unlocking the pathway of replication of... more
US officials declare end to outbreak from romaine lettuce  ABC NEWS · 1 week
US health officials say food poisoning outbreak from romaine lettuce is over more
State audit slams San Diego response to Hepatitis A outbreak  ABC NEWS · 1 month
Audit by California Legislature has found the city and county of San Diego faltered in its response to quickly contain a Hepatitis A outbreak last year that grew... more
Another piece of Ebola virus puzzle: Host and virus protein interaction  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 days
A team of researchers have discovered the interaction between an Ebola virus protein and a protein in human cells that may be an important key to... more
Formula of 80 and precautions can help prevent heart attack during festive season  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
According to a new study, Christmas Eve is one of the most dangerous times of the year for the heart. It has... more
Scientists develop monoclonal antibodies combinations that protect animals from Ebola viruses  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
Scientists from academia, industry, and government have developed a combination of monoclonal antibodies that protected animals from all three Ebola viruses known to cause human disease.... more
Scientists solve mystery of Yemen cholera epidemic  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
The most likely source of the cholera epidemic in Yemen has been discovered by scientists. Through the use of genomic sequencing, scientists at the Wellcome Sanger Institute and Institut Pasteur estimate the strain of... more
Forest soundscapes monitor conservation efforts inexpensively, effectively  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Recordings of the sounds in tropical forests could unlock secrets about biodiversity and aid conservation efforts around the world, according to a new article. more
Congolese flee to Uganda after vote, raising Ebola fears  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
Congolese flee to Uganda after vote, raise Ebola fears; WHO asks vaccine supplier to make more more
Forest soundscapes monitor conservation efforts inexpensively, effectively  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Recordings of the sounds in tropical forests could unlock secrets about biodiversity and aid conservation efforts around the world, according to a perspective paper published in Science. more
Commerce Department seeks to encourage more space industry investment  SPACE NEWS · 3 weeks
Even amid growing venture capital investment in space companies, the Commerce Department is making efforts to encourage more... more
Mystery of Yemen cholera epidemic solved  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
The most likely source of the cholera epidemic in Yemen has been discovered by scientists. Through the use of genomic sequencing, scientists estimate the strain of cholera causing the current outbreak in Yemen -- the worst... more
Medical News Today: Exercise can halve heart attack risk in healthy people  MNT · 4 days
New research shows that high cardiorespiratory fitness cuts the risk of heart attack in half among healthy people with no history of heart disease. more
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