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Ebola Cure

Meet The Doctor Trying To Use The Blood Of Ebola Survivors To Create A Cure

Reuters | Posted 02.21.2015 | Healthy Living

By Julie Steenhuysen CHICAGO, Dec 22 (Reuters) - For months, Vanderbilt University researcher Dr. James Crowe has been desperately se...

Ebola Vaccine's Successful Tests Could Be A Breakthrough

AP | LAURAN NEERGAARD | Posted 11.26.2014 | Healthy Living

WASHINGTON (AP) — An experimental Ebola vaccine appears safe and triggered signs of immune protection in the first 20 volunteers to test it, U.S. re...

Ebola Survivor Donates Plasma To Sick Dallas Nurse

AP | Posted 10.13.2014 | Healthy Living

DALLAS (AP) — A Dallas nurse who has Ebola has been given plasma to fight the virus taken from the blood of a doctor who beat the disease. The Rev....

What It Means for Healthcare Workers to Sacrifice Themselves Treating Ebola

Howard Markel | Posted 12.13.2014 | Healthy Living
Howard Markel

Striking a balance between humanitarian assistance for developing nations and preserving the resource of healthcare workers will take more than a team of idealistic doctors rushing into Africa with the hope of saving some lives.

Jeffrey Young

Why We Won't Have An Ebola Cure Or Vaccine For Years

HuffingtonPost.com | Jeffrey Young | Posted 10.02.2014 | Business

The world has known about Ebola for almost 40 years, yet there's no cure or vaccine on the market. That could change amid worldwide attention to t...

'Ebola Would Not Be What It Is Today' If Proper Health Systems Existed, Expert Says

HuffPost Live | Chris Branch | Posted 09.19.2014 | Impact

The Ebola outbreak in Africa has been an issue simmering below the surface of American consciousness since it began. Soon, however, that could – and...

Anna Almendrala

New Ebola Discovery Explains Why Virus Is So Deadly

HuffingtonPost.com | Anna Almendrala | Posted 08.13.2014 | Healthy Living

The often fatal Ebola virus has no proven cure or vaccine, but a new study that details how the virus disables a body's immune response could shed lig...

Why Big Pharma Probably Won't Cure Ebola

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 08.05.2014 | Business

The Ebola virus may be getting closer to Americans than ever, but don't expect big American drug companies to come to the rescue. Instead, small bi...

Why Are There No Drugs For Ebola Virus?

Kartik Chandran, Ph.D. | Posted 09.08.2014 | Science
Kartik Chandran, Ph.D.

The first outbreak of Ebola was in 1976 -- nearly 40 years ago -- so why is there yet no cure?

Why There Still Isn't An Ebola Cure

Posted 06.27.2014 | Healthy Living

By Rachael Rettner, Senior Writer Published: 06/24/2014 11:31 AM EDT on LiveScience Ebola first appeared more than three decades ago, but there ...

Deadly Virus Can Be Vanquished, Monkey Study Shows

The Huffington Post | Craig Kanalley | Posted 06.20.2012 | Science

Canadian scientists may be on the verge of finding a cure for Ebola after an experimental drug "cocktail" apparently cured monkeys infected with the d...

Boston U Scientists Get Closer To Cure For Ebola

The Daily Free Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

The infectious Ebola virus has long been a threat to global health due to its high mortality rate and potential for use in biological weapons. However...