• The world is on the verge of creating an effective Ebola vaccine, according to the World Health Organization (WHO), Xinhua reported.
    Last update: 20:43 01.08.2015
    20:43 01.08.2015

    Finally! Ebola Vaccine That Actually Works to Appear Soon

    The world is on the verge of creating an effective Ebola vaccine, according to the World Health Organization (WHO), Xinhua reported.

    Ebola Outbreak in West Africa
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    Last update: 16:45 31.07.2015
    16:45 31.07.2015

    Almost There: Trials for Canadian Ebola Vaccine Prove Nearly 100% Effective

    The deadly Ebola threat may soon become a thing of the past - the Canadian vaccine has showed good results.

    Ebola Outbreak in West Africa
  • Ebola virus in Monrovia, Liberia
    Last update: 00:19 16.07.2015
    00:19 16.07.2015

    Confirmed: Ebola Returns to Liberia as Second Person Dies in a Month

    Liberian officials have confirmed the recent death of a young woman from the Ebola virus, marking the possible resurgence of the deadly disease outbreak in the country, where it’s already taken over 4,800 lives to date.

    Ebola Outbreak in West Africa
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    Last update: 13:29 07.07.2015
    13:29 07.07.2015

    Russia's Ebola Vaccine Research to be Released in August

    Russia finished research on primates and hopes to obtain results in August.

    Ebola Outbreak in West Africa
  • Sierra Leone's health officials checking passengers transiting at the border crossing with Liberia in Jendema on March 28, 2015
    Last update: 01:28 03.07.2015
    01:28 03.07.2015

    Ebola Makes Mysterious Return in Liberia With 3 New Confirmed Cases

    The death toll from Ebola in Liberia is on the rise once again, after the World Health Organization declared the West African country free of the virus on May 9.

    Ebola Outbreak in West Africa
  • Visitors of the exhibition Images of History in the European Art of the 19th Century looking at Edward Poynter's Visit to the Aesculipius
    Last update: 20:44 18.06.2015
    20:44 18.06.2015

    Origin of a Virus: First Ebola Epidemic May Have Happened in Ancient Greece

    Michigan professor suggested that the Ebola virus roots lies in Ancient Greece.

    Ebola Outbreak in West Africa
  • Health researchers from Liberia and the United States will work together on a multi-year study of Ebola survivors to better understand the long-term consequences of the disease
    Last update: 23:22 17.06.2015
    23:22 17.06.2015

    US, Liberian Researchers Launch Study of Ebola Survivors

    The US National Institutes of Health announced that health researchers from Liberia and the United States will work together on a multi-year study of Ebola survivors to better understand the long-term consequences of the disease.

    Ebola Outbreak in West Africa
  • UNICEF members are holding posters detailing Ebola virus symptoms, Freetown, Sierra Leone.
    Last update: 09:03 21.05.2015
    09:03 21.05.2015

    Russia to Donate $2Mln for UNICEF to Fight Ebola in West Africa

    Moscow will allocate $2 million to the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) programs to fight Ebola in West Africa's Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone, according to an agreement signed Wednesday night in New York.

    Ebola Outbreak in West Africa
  • Ebola case response training
    Last update: 05:35 18.05.2015
    05:35 18.05.2015

    Man Hospitalized in Japan on Suspicion of Ebola - Health Ministry

    A man has been hospitalized in southern Japan on suspicion of contracting the deadly Ebola virus during his five-day trip to West Africa, the Japanese Health Ministry announced on Monday.

    Ebola Outbreak in West Africa
  • Sierra Leone health officials check passengers transiting at the border crossing with Liberia in Jendema on March 28, 2015
    Last update: 15:58 12.05.2015
    15:58 12.05.2015

    Ebola Outbreak in Sierra Leone May Be Over in 3 Months – WHO Official

    The World Health Organization hopes that the deadly virus outbreak in Sierra Leone may end in three months.

    Ebola Outbreak in West Africa
  • A man suspected of contracting the deadly Ebola virus has been hospitalized in Dusseldorf, Germany.
    Last update: 13:43 04.05.2015
    13:43 04.05.2015

    It's Not The End Yet: Ebola Infected Man Hospitalized in Germany

    A man suspected of contracting the deadly Ebola virus has been hospitalized in Dusseldorf, Germany.

    Ebola Outbreak in West Africa
  • Ebola case response training
    Last update: 06:01 29.04.2015
    06:01 29.04.2015

    Ebola Test Results for North Carolina Patient to Be Released Tuesday Night

    According to the Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, North Carolina, the Ebola tests results of the patient hospitalized with some signs of the disease will be known on Tuesday evening.

    Ebola Outbreak in West Africa
  • Russia is expecting to have the results of testing the Ebola vaccine on monkeys by the end of this summer
    Last update: 16:58 27.04.2015
    16:58 27.04.2015

    Russia Could Have Ebola Vaccine by End of Summer - Deputy PM

    Russian scientists are currently testing the vaccine on monkeys.

    Ebola Outbreak in West Africa
  • Scientists from Vancouver-based Tekmira Pharmaceuticals Corporation claimed the first successful treatment for the current outbreak of the deadly Ebolavirus
    Last update: 23:53 22.04.2015
    23:53 22.04.2015

    Canadian Scientists Claim Successful Ebola Vaccine Trial

    Scientists from Vancouver-based Tekmira Pharmaceuticals Corporation reportedly claimed the first successful treatment for the current outbreak of the deadly Ebolavirus as three macaques recovered after receiving a new vaccine.

    Ebola Outbreak in West Africa
  • A burial team in protective gear spray each other with disinfectant after burying the body of woman suspected to have died from Ebola virus in Monrovia, Liberia
    Last update: 18:33 21.04.2015
    18:33 21.04.2015

    Almost 26,000 Infected With Ebola in West Africa – WHO

    The World Health Organization said that the number of people infected with the deadly Ebola virus in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone has reached 25,872.

    Ebola Outbreak in West Africa
  • Ebola case response training
    Last update: 19:48 14.04.2015
    19:48 14.04.2015

    About 6,000 Volunteers to Start Ebola Vaccine Trial in Sierra Leone

    The Ebola vaccine trial program, known as STRIVE, is set to enroll at least 6,000 health and other frontline workers from districts in Sierra Leone where the Ebola outbreak affected the most people.

    Ebola Outbreak in West Africa
  • he patient's entrance at the National Institutes of Health is shown in Bethesda, Maryland
    Last update: 00:09 10.04.2015
    00:09 10.04.2015

    Ebola Positive US Citizen Discharged From Maryland Health Facility - NIH

    The US National Institutes of Health (NIH) Clinical Center in Maryland reported that the healthcare worker admitted to the center with Ebola was discharged in good condition.

    Ebola Outbreak in West Africa
  • A member of the French Red Cross disinfects the area around a motionless person suspected of carrying the Ebola virus as a crowd gathers in Forecariah, Guinea
    Last update: 06:38 09.04.2015
    06:38 09.04.2015

    Obama, Advisors Discuss Ways to Get Ebola Cases to Zero - White House

    US President Barack Obama was briefed by his health and security advisors about the status of the Ebola epidemic in West Africa, and urged them that the United States is still committed to eradicate the deadly disease, the White House announced in a statement.

    Ebola Outbreak in West Africa
  • Actors parade on a street after performing at Anono school, during an awareness campaign against Ebola in Abidjan September 25, 2014
    Last update: 19:47 07.04.2015
    19:47 07.04.2015

    Over 25,500 Cases of Deadly Ebola Virus Registered in West Africa

    The number of those infected with the deadly Ebola virus in Western Africa reached 25,516 people with 10,573 number of deaths, according to the World Health Organization (WHO).

    Ebola Outbreak in West Africa
  • Health workers carry the body, of a person that they suspected died from the Ebola virus at a new graveyard on the outskirts of Monrovia, Liberia, Wednesday, March 11, 2015
    Last update: 17:59 07.04.2015
    17:59 07.04.2015

    Western Media Overlooks Africa Role in Fighting Ebola Disease

    Olawale Maiyegun, director of social affairs at the African Union (AU) commission, said that Western media overlooked the role of Africans in fight with Ebola.

    Ebola Outbreak in West Africa