News & Perspective

Jun 19, 2018

Jun 19, 2018
IV bags

As suspected Ebola cases probed, new treatment shows promise

The first human trial of a monoclonal antibody cocktail produces good results.

Jun 18, 2018

Jun 18, 2018
Ebola eduction

More suspected Ebola cases noted, but total holds steady

The death toll remains at 28, and two African experts call the response swift at all levels.

Jun 13, 2018

Jun 13, 2018
Oxfam aid supplies

More suspected DRC Ebola cases amid enhanced surveillance

The outbreak total stands at 59 cases: 38 confirmed, 14 probable, and 7 suspected.

Jun 11, 2018

Jun 11, 2018
Bicycle remote DRC jungle

DRC notes 14 more suspected Ebola cases, new death

The outbreak total stands at 66, including 38 confirmed, 14 probable, and 14 suspected cases.

Jun 08, 2018

Jun 08, 2018
Ebola literature

WHO says Ebola situation in DRC shows promise

"The response is having an impact in ... two locations," a WHO official says.

Jun 07, 2018

Jun 07, 2018
Congo River at sunset

Ebola case count hits 60 as DRC neighbors take precautions

At-risk nations share the Congo River, Bikoro Lake, and porous borders with the DRC.

Jun 06, 2018

Jun 06, 2018
IV port

DRC probes 5 new possible Ebola cases; WHO details experimental drugs

The WHO says clinicians in treatment centers will make decisions on what drugs to use, based on what's most helpful to patients and with patients' informed consent.

Jun 04, 2018

Jun 04, 2018
Ebola response

More suspected Ebola cases in DRC as response builds

Of 53 cases, 37 are confirmed, 13 probable, and 3 suspected; deaths remain at 25.

May 30, 2018

May 30, 2018
DR Congo vaccination

Ebola cases drop as more specimens test negative

Cases now total 51, and vaccine uptake has been high among more than 900 case contacts identified.

May 29, 2018

May 29, 2018
Remote Ebola

Ebola outbreak response shifts to remote DRC hot spots

Vaccination is under way in two remote areas as officials get closer to testing as many as five treatments.

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