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A new Ebola vaccine strategy in Africa: Smaller doses

According to the WHO, more than 111,000 people have been vaccinated against Ebola since the outbreak began in August. To stretch supplies of the vaccine, made by Merck and known as rVSV-ZEBOV, the agency recommended switching to smaller doses.

China to test its Ebola vaccine on humans

It is also the world's first 2014-genetic mutation Ebola vaccine.


Ebola vaccine trials to start in Switzerland this week

Ebola vaccine trials are set to start in Switzerland this week after receiving the green light from authorities.

WHO pools experimental Ebola vaccines as experts scramble to beat virus

A batch of experimental Ebola vaccine was on Tuesday set to arrive in Switzerland from Canada.