Ebola

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U-Md. Ebola Vaccine Study Progresses

The University of Maryland School of Medicine says it has administered an experimental Ebola vaccine to 20 volunteers in Baltimore.

11/21/2014

Screenshot from YouTube of Dr. Martin Salia. (Photo from CBS via Youtube)

Md. Memorial Planned For Doctor Who Died of Ebola

A church in Maryland will hold a vigil and memorial service for a doctor who contracted Ebola in Sierra Leone and died after being brought to the United States.

11/19/2014

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Bono, Affleck Stay Silent in PSA on Ebola Response

Bono, Matt Damon, Ben Affleck, Morgan Freeman and “The Walking Dead” actress Danai Gurira are among celebrities playing the waiting game in a new online campaign calling for a unified response to the Ebola epidemic in West Africa.

11/19/2014

Marines lined up to have their temperatures taken by Liberian health workers as they left their planes. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

US Troops Coming Back From West Africa To Spend Thanksgiving In Quarantine

A family Thanksgiving dinner will have to wait for relatives of servicemen and women returning from the Ebola fight in West Africa.

11/17/2014

Screenshot from YouTube of Dr. Martin Salia. (Photo from CBS via Youtube)

Md. Community Mourns Death of Surgeon Who Contracted Ebola

News of Dr. Martin Salia’s death from Ebola at a clinic in Nebraska is taking a heavy toll on the West African community in Maryland, and those who knew the surgeon remember him for his generosity.

11/17/2014

Dr. Martin Salia, a surgeon infected with the Ebola virus while working in Sierra Leone, arrives at the Nebraska Medical Center on Nov. 15, 2014 in Omaha, Neb. (credit: Eric Francis/Getty Images)

Surgeon Who Contracted Ebola In Sierra Leone Dies At Neb. Hospital

A surgeon who contracted Ebola while working in Sierra Leone has died, according to Nebraska Medical Center.

11/17/2014

a sign warning of the dangers of ebola outside a government hospital  in Freetown, Sierra Leone. (Photo by CARL DE SOUZA/AFP/Getty Images)

Surgeon With Ebola Coming To U.S. For Care

Dr. Martin Salia tested positive for the virus in Sierra Leone. He will be flown to Omaha for treatment at the Nebraska Medical Center.

11/14/2014

D.C. Council to listen to testimony on the city's preparedness for Ebola.  (Photo by ChinaFotoPress/Getty Images)

Doctor With Ebola Arrives in US for Treatment

A surgeon who contracted Ebola while working in Sierra Leone arrived in Nebraska Saturday for treatment at a biocontainment unit where two other people with the disease have been successfully treated.

11/13/2014

A general view of Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas where a patient has been diagnosed with the Ebola virus on Sept. 30, 2014 in Dallas, Texas. (credit: Mike Stone/Getty Images)

Fiancee of Ebola Victim Has Book Deal

The fiancee of Ebola victim Thomas Eric Duncan has a book deal.

11/13/2014

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institutes of Health's National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, listens during a hearing the Senate Appropriations Committee on Capitol Hill on Nov. 12, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Top US Health Official: Clinical Trials Of Possible Ebola Vaccine Will Start Soon In West Africa

A top U.S. health official says long-anticipated clinical trials of a possible Ebola vaccine will start soon in West Africa, as the global response to the outbreak took on added urgency with new cases in Mali and reports that the death toll has surpassed 5,000.

11/13/2014

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