Vaccine may be only way to bring Ebola under control in West Africa

October 6, 2014 8:57 AM

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Vaccine may be only way to bring Ebola under control in West Africa

TORONTO – As West Africa’s Ebola outbreak continues to rage, some experts are coming to the conclusion that it may take large amounts of vaccines and maybe even drugs – all still experimental and in short supply – to bring the outbreak under control.

Embedded in that notion is the reality that the catastrophic epidemic may remain unchecked for months, given that these products haven’t yet been proven to be safe or effective in people, and won’t be available in significant amounts any time soon. Experimental Ebola drugs in particular will remain ...

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