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The illnesses bring the overall outbreak total to 715, including 443 deaths.
The Liberian case from 2015 highlights a lingering threat that the DRC will face after its outbreak is declared over.
In a separate report, researchers from Liberia weigh in on urban spread in the DRC and recommend strategies for reducing that type of Ebola transmission.
Of $1.6 billion appropriated, $412 million has been targeted to 131 projects.
A trial at the end of Liberia's Ebola outbreak shows 2 candidate vaccines posed no major safety concerns and triggered immune responses that lasted at least a year.
The cluster has been classified as a meningococcal C outbreak, but a cofactor may be involved.
Though global risk remains low, 7 countries have begun screening at airports and ports of entry.
Liberian official says meningitis is the possible cause of puzzling cases.
Analysis of 3 urine specimens finds no common pattern.
Experts made more recommendations about fractional IPV dosing and also discussed issued related to cholera, Ebola, and diphtheria.
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