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Spanish Ebola victim receiving experimental treatment


The family of the Spanish priest, who was flown home from Liberia earlier in the week after being confirmed as suffering from Ebola, is receiving the experimental "ZMapp" treatment to combat his illness.

US OKs use of experimental Ebola drug


US authorities have approved a request from Liberia's government to send sample doses of the experimental ZMapp drug to treat Liberian doctors infected with Ebola

No Ebola cases spotted in China: official


The Chinese health authority has confirmed no Ebola cases have been reported in China so far.

WHO chief addresses challenges in unprecedented Ebola outbreak


The Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO) Margaret Chan on Friday admitted the challenges and needs are vast to combat the ongoing unprecedented Ebola in West Africa countries, where 1,323 cases and 729 deaths were reported so far.

China strengthens customs checks against Ebola


China's quarantine authority has ordered strengthened inspections at customs to prevent the deadly Ebola virus from entering the country.

China preparing measures to keep Ebola virus out


Chinese health authorities are readying preparatory measures, particularly in viral testing and control, to prevent the highly lethal Ebola virus from entering the country.

Guangzhou on Guard for Ebola


Precautionary measures are being put in-place in Guangzhou to stop the potential spread of the Ebola virus, which has killed hundreds of people in west Africa this year.

Ebola fears grow across globe


Fears that the African Ebola outbreak could spread to other continents grew with European and Asian countries on alert and a leading medical charity warning the epidemic was out of control.

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