News & Perspective

Aug 30, 2018

Aug 30, 2018
Ebola disinfection

Suspicious case in Goma ruled out, but DRC confirms more Ebola

Goma is the capital of North Kivu province, near the border with Rwanda.

Aug 29, 2018

Aug 29, 2018
Ebola hand washing

WHO identifies critical window for curbing DRC Ebola spread

Cases are at 112 (84 confirmed); officials are also tracking 18 suspected cases.

Aug 27, 2018

Aug 27, 2018
Mom and baby Ebola contact tracing

As Ebola cases hit 111, DRC responders address local concerns

Also, 3 experts assert that pregnant and lactating women should get the vaccine.

Aug 24, 2018

Aug 24, 2018
Ebola PPE gear

Doctor infected with Ebola in DRC conflict zone

There are as many as two more suspected cases in the town in North Kivu.

Aug 23, 2018

Aug 23, 2018
Ebola contact tracing

WHO: 95% of Ebola case contacts in DRC now traced

Almost 500 more people have been vaccinated, bringing the total to 2,179.

Aug 22, 2018

Aug 22, 2018
Ebola clinical management

Experimental Ebola treatments OK'd in DRC as cases top 100

The outbreak has grown to 102 cases—6 new—and 59 people have died.

Aug 21, 2018

Aug 21, 2018
Ebola nurse

WHO: 13 health workers infected in DRC Ebola outbreak

Also, patients are slightly younger than what might be expected, but within a general range.

Aug 20, 2018

Aug 20, 2018
Ebola healthcare worker

Ebola case count rises as more health workers infected

The outbreak has grown to 91 cases (64 confirmed), including 50 fatalities.

Aug 17, 2018

Aug 17, 2018
Ebola vaccination

Health worker among 5 new cases in DRC Ebola outbreak

The outbreak has grown to 78 cases, and vaccination has begun in the affected area.

Aug 16, 2018

Aug 16, 2018

News Scan for Aug 16, 2018

Ebola total grows
CDC: No national measles outbreak
mRNA flu vaccine collaboration

Pages

Sort Results By:

 Sort Results By:

Narrow results by:

by Topic

by country

by organization

Newsletter Sign-up

Get CIDRAP news and other free newsletters.

Sign up now»

OUR UNDERWRITERS

Unrestricted financial support provided by

Bentson Foundation 3MAccelerate DiagnosticsGilead 
Grant support for ASP provided by

  Become an underwriter»