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Merck's rVSV-ZEBOV is the only vaccine that will be used during the ever-growing outbreak in North Kivu and Ituri provinces.
The new cases raise the number of infected healthcare workers to 132, 68% of whom are nurses.
Antibiotic prescribing guided by C-reactive protein testing resulted in a lower rate of those drugs for COPD exacerbations in Britain.
CDC reverse-engineers the virus for important trials of interventions.
The agency says prompt reporting is key to help figure out the cause of the mysterious limb-weakening condition.
The idea is to delink profit from the volume sold, pay for antibiotics based on their public health value, and encourage development of new antibiotics.
Fully 67.8% of patients received antibiotics for longer than recommended.
In one group, 35% scored below average for language, 10% for cognitive development, and 16% for motor development.
As many as 1,465 cases and 293 to 520 deaths from MERS-CoV may have been averted.
Ceftazidime-avibactam, meropenem-vaborbactam, and plazomicin were added as "reserve" antibiotics.
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