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Two new cases of Ebola have surfaced in Sierra Leone's Tonkolili district after a man died last week in the area where the deadly virus had not been seen for months, according to an official.

Global vaccine-development fund could save thousands of lives, billions of dollars

The international NGO Action Contre la faim (ACF) has ended an eight-month Ebola Prevention and Response Project in Liberia’s western Bomi County.With funding from the United States Office for Fore

The United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) says thousands of children born during the Ebola crisis and were not unregistered are at risk exploitation.

Results from a phase-III trial of the vaccine candidate VSV-EBOV has shown the vaccine is highly effective against Ebola, the World Health Organisation has said.

A recombinant, replication-competent vesicular stomatitis virus-based vaccine expressing a surface glycoprotein of Zaire Ebolavirus (rVSV-ZEBOV) is a promising Ebola vaccine candidate. The researchers report the results of an interim analysis of a trial of rVSV-ZEBOV in Guinea, west Africa.

GENEVA – The World Health Organization on Wednesday hailed the fewest weekly infections for over a year in the west African Ebola epidemic, but warned they were braced for a significant new outbrea

Researchers from the University of Sydney have painted the most detailed picture to date of major infectious diseases shared between wildlife and livestock, and found a huge gap in knowledge about

This Month — July - was a very auspicious month for Nigeria in 2014. Two health related occurrences took place in that month.

Malabo — Africa is expected to establish a continental Centre for Disease Control as part of its fight against communicable diseases that have retarded countries' growth.