• The mosquito-carried virus is linked to a surge in cases of children born with brain damage.

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    LAST UPDATE : Jan 22, 2016, 3:51 PM EST
  • Scanning electron micrograph of Ebola virus budding from the surface of a Vero cell (African green monkey kidney epithelial cell line. Credit: NIAID

    The country has been free of the virus for just under three months.

    LAST UPDATE : Nov 24, 2015, 12:29 PM EST
  • Ebola virus particles

    The country had been declared free of the disease on September 3rd of this year.

    LAST UPDATE : Nov 20, 2015, 3:11 PM EST
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    The remaining handful of cases of the virus are in Guinea, where he had visited.

    LAST UPDATE : Nov 11, 2015, 4:36 PM EST