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CDC Supporting Response to New Ebola Outbreak in North Kivu

August 10, 2018

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has been responding and coordinating with the Ministry of Health of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) since a new outbreak of Ebola in North Kivu province was reported on July

The Case for Greater Focus on Mosquitoes, Ticks in Epidemiology

August 3, 2018

The textbook approach to managing disease outbreaks focuses on three factors -- pathogen, host, and environment -- but it leaves out one critical component in the case of afflictions such as Zika, malaria, and Lyme: the insect or arthropo

Ebola Treatments Approved for Use in Current Outbreak

June 6, 2018

On June 4, an ethics committee in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) approved the use of five investigational therapeutics to treat Ebola, under the framework of compassionate use/expanded access.

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