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Nov 20, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Discovery News
The horrifying illness that has ravaged West Africa and beyond is the stuff of nightmares.
Nov 6, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Demand for Ebola samples is high among scientists developing treatments, but fear of exposure is holding up transportation of samples. Continue reading →
Oct 22, 2014 11:40 AM ET // Rachael Rettner, LiveScience
The rate of Ebola cases in a part of Liberia where one rubber tree plantation operates is far lower than in other parts of the country.
Oct 8, 2014 12:00 PM ET // AFP
A Liberian man who was diagnosed with Ebola in Texas has died.
Oct 7, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Bahar Gholipour, LiveScience
Altering traditional burial practices so that people could avoid catching the virus from dead patients was critical in 1976.
Sep 26, 2014 12:08 PM ET
With the potential for more than 1 million people to contract Ebola, every second, and every bit of help counts. Tara explains what's currently being done with U.S. aid. Is it enough?
Sep 25, 2014 11:17 AM ET
There have been other Ebola outbreaks, and while containing them is never easy, sometimes conditions on the ground augur for a better outcome. Trace explains why the current outbreak in West Africa is so tough to slow down.
Aug 6, 2014 07:30 AM ET // Eric Niiler
Many potential drug cures remain in the laboratory -- and one treatment won't fit all.
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