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The study of VSV-EBOV hopes to enroll 6,000 health and other frontline workers.
With its Mar 7 launch date, the trial's main goal is to see if ring vaccination can knock down Ebola hot spots.
The small biotech and the drug giant announced an agreement today.
MSF says the outbreak is not over and calls for rapid response teams for hot spots.
An efficacy trial could start in Liberia in December, according to WHO.
Experts today pushed for new ways to test Ebola treatments, and two groups renewed their urgent pleas for aid.
Canada, Britain announce enhanced screening, as officials in Spain probe how a health worker was infected.
Senegal announced today the country's first Ebola virus disease case, in a student from Guinea who was located in a Dakar hospital.
In addition, Canada pulled a lab team from Sierra Leone.
The Ebola total in West Africa's outbreak has pushed past 2,000, as the WHO tempered expectations and addressed food supply issues.
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