A nurse in Spain on Monday, became the first person known to catch Ebola outside the outbreak zone in West Africa, according to reports. The incidence has raised concerns worldwide.
A Liberian man diagnosed with Ebola in Texas has received an experimental drug, officials said. This is the first time a medicine has been used to fight the deadly virus in human.
A hospital technician has died of the Ebola-like Marburg virus in Kampala, the Ugandan government said.
The CDC reported that the Dallas home where the Ebola patient was staying was properly sanitized and cleaned.
The CDC confirmed the first case of Ebola in the U.S.
World leaders gathered at the United Nations heard dire warnings and desperate pleas for assistance, according to a press release. The deadly Ebola virus has forced Sierra Leone to quarantine a million people.
Biosafety experts reported that U.S. hospitals are unprepared to dispose Ebola-related waste safely.
New Ebola cases could reach 6,800 in West Africa by the end of this month, if new control measures are not enacted, warned a new study.
Germany and France plan to use military transport planes to West Africa to help fight Ebola, said Chancellor Angela Merkel and military officials, on Friday.
The first two human trials for GlaxoSmithKline's experimental Ebola vaccine have started, according to health officials from the United States and the United Kingdom.
The Obama administration will deploy 3000 troops to help combat the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.
Ebola has been evoking death and terror for the last four decades, but because of money, it is yet to be eradicated, according to experts.
One shot of an experimental Ebola vaccine can trigger fast protection, according to new monkey studies. However, the effect waned unless the animals got a booster shot made in a different way.
The CDC and other health officials throughout the world stressed the importance of tackling the Ebola outbreak now.
In an address, President Barack Obama urged West Africans to wear gloves and masks when caring for Ebola patients. He also discouraged the traditional burial practice of directly touching the body of someone who died of Ebola.