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US officials said other outbreak indicators such as deaths in the community need to improve before they feel more confident about the recent drop in cases.
Officials hope the promising treatment findings encourage more patients to seek lifesaving treatment.
In other developments, the WHO said Beni is still the main hot spot and that the pace of new infections hasn't changed much.
Admission to an Ebola treatment unit was tied to a 38% drop in secondary cases.
Four of the 7 new cases were reported in Katwa, the latest outbreak hot spot.
Immune response lasted 2.5 years for the vaccines, the longest yet in ongoing studies of Ebola immunization.
The child's case is the 4th—including a death—from the same family in Forecariah district.
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