CDC lab mix-up Breach Probe Results: Samples do not contain live Ebola Virus

February 5, 2015 11:58 AM

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The results of an internal investigation done after an Ebola incident at CDC concluded that CDC scientists were lucky in their latest laboratory accident that had the potential to expose its workers to the deadly Ebola virus.

The investigation followed after a high-security laboratory at CDC, Atlanta, made a terrifying mistake in sending certain Ebola samples to a lab with fewer safeguards. However, investigation concluded that the samples probably did not contain live virus.

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