Now the country’s ordinary health workers are being praised for what the US described as a “major accomplishment”.
The government has denied that the race in Kampala was a super-spreader event, after some expressed anger that it was held in the middle of an epidemic.
Fauci compared finding remdesivir to finding AZT, a drug that proved crucial for treating AIDS.
The World Bank Sold Bonds to Help Poor Countries Contain Pandemics. But They’ve Never Been Paid Out.
The fine print on the pandemic bonds says there's a 12-week waiting period, and by then the $196 million may be too little, too late.
The incident highlights the risks of researching and storing lethal pathogens.
A second case in the Congolese border city Goma is raising fears the outbreak will spread into Rwanda.
“The reality check is that a year into the epidemic, it's still not under control, and we are not where we should be."
Nearly 500 people have died in the country's tenth Ebola outbreak in 40 years.
“The arrival of Ebola in an urban area is very concerning."
A disease that killed millions in the 20th century still lingers.