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Ebola death toll tops 700 in DR Congo

8 April 2019, 7:10 AM

Some 100 people have died in the Ebola epidemic in DR Congo over the past three weeks, taking the overall death toll in the latest outbreak past 700, according to health ministry data.

A Congolese health worker administers Ebola vaccine to a boy.

Study points to new antibody approach to tackling Ebola, other infections

6 April 2019, 3:24 PM

Scientists working on developing vaccines against Ebola have found they can “harvest” antibodies from volunteers vaccinated in research trials and use them to make treatments for the deadly viral infection.

Person receiving vaccine

Uganda vaccinates health workers against Ebola, fearing DRC spread

6 December 2018, 12:20 PM

Uganda has vaccinated thousands of health workers against Ebola to counter the spread of the deadly virus from its neighbour Democratic Republic of Congo(DRC), says the health ministers of both countries.

Ebola death toll rises to 75 in DR Congo

29 August 2018, 6:43 AM

The death toll from an outbreak of Ebola in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo has risen to 75, ays the health ministry said Monday.

Nine confirmed dead in DR Congo’s Ebola outbreak

8 August 2018, 9:49 AM

Nine confirmed Ebola victims have died since the virus resurfaced in the Democratic Republic of Congo this month, the country’s health ministry said Tuesday.



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