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Liberian officials urged longer sexual abstinence for survivors, and extra response measures are under way in Sierra Leone and Guinea.
The findings clear the way for the next step, which may require a change in venue.
Sierra Leone announces a quarantine for its western regions, as more US health workers are evacuated.
Other Ebola developments include the departure of Cuba's team from Liberia, new information on evacuee contact monitoring, and outbreak case totals.
An American health worker is in critical condition, and several US health worker contacts, and one from the UK, have been flown home for observation.
With its Mar 7 launch date, the trial's main goal is to see if ring vaccination can knock down Ebola hot spots.
Although Liberia had no new cases, Guinea reported 51 and Sierra Leone 81 as response hurdles emerge.
Presidential panel finds "a failure to prepare and a failure to follow good science."
The new antigen test gives results in 15 minutes instead of the 12 to 24 hours needed for nucleic acid tests, and a report discusses a winning strategy in Liberia.
For the first time this year, all 3 nations see an increase in cases, while the CDC reports on a December lab incident.
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