Daily Archives: September 14, 2016

Investigation finds evidence sexual transmission of Ebola sparked new outbreak in Guinea more than a year after survivor’s recovery

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Persisting virus in survivor’s semen apparently remained infectious 470 days after symptoms began Case underscores value of enhanced surveillance, improved diagnostic, care and outbreak response capacities, authors say The Ebola outbreak in Guinea had been declared over in December 2015, more than three months earlier, this last March when health officials investigating three recent deaths […]