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Ebola Epidemic: What Happend and What We Learned

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This is a colorized transmission electron micrograph (TEM) that reveals some of the ultrastructural morphology displayed by an Ebola virus virion.

Over a year and a half ago, the idea that Ebola was an exotic and distant virus, one that couldn’t hurt us, came to an end after it made its way to three continents including North America. Since the 2014 outbreak of Ebola in Guinea, more than 28,000 cases have been confirmed and over 11,000 of them have ended in death. This hour, we’ll talk about how the virus fares these days and how West Africa is recovering.

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This show originally aired on November 3, 2015 at 10 a.m.