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The country has had 337 new cases this week, twice the number in Guinea and Liberia combined.
Bats in a hollow tree and a silent train of transmission may have fueled the unprecedented epidemic.
Scotland detected its first Ebola case, as the illness toll topped 20,000 and the outbreak passed the 1-year mark.
Mishandling of lab material that may have contained live virus follows other CDC safety lapses earlier in the year.
Sierra Leone's western area is seeing intense Ebola activity, and in Guinea a surge of cases in one area propelled the country into its highest weekly case incidence so far.
The authors say the findings have proved useful in creating a more potent version.
An H5 avian flu virus strikes a large poultry flock in Vietnam, while H5N8 resurfaces in Germany.
Peramivir, made by BioCryst, is intended to be given to influenza patients in a single intravenous dose.
The CDC director said Ebola outbreak conditions have improved since his first visit, but tough challenges remain.
After 28 cases and 5 deaths, officials warn against eating any commercially made caramel apples.
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