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Four of the 7 new cases were reported in Katwa, the latest outbreak hot spot.
Admission to an Ebola treatment unit was tied to a 38% drop in secondary cases.
In other developments, the WHO said Beni is still the main hot spot and that the pace of new infections hasn't changed much.
Officials hope the promising treatment findings encourage more patients to seek lifesaving treatment.
Cases have grown to 3,084, including 2,070 deaths.
US officials said other outbreak indicators such as deaths in the community need to improve before they feel more confident about the recent drop in cases.
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