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Marburg virus, harbored by fruit bats, has over the years caused 12 known outbreaks in sub-Saharan Africa.
The outbreak has grown to 549 cases and 326 deaths, with 82 suspected cases.
Sales and distribution of medically important antibiotics for livestock decreased by 33% last year and 43% since their peak.
The plan doesn't mandate limits on use or set goals, instead focusing on principles.
A cell-based vaccine protected about 10% better than a standard vaccine but not a high-dose version.
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