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Experimental vaccination for Ebola in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

To halt the spread of an outbreak of the Ebola virus in Democratic Republic of the Congo, health workers began an immunisation campaign using vaccines which have to be stored at extremely low temperatures.

On May 8, 2018, the Democratic Republic of the Congo's health minister declared an outbreak of Ebola.

In order to stop or at least to contain the propagation of the virus, a vaccination campaign was launched a few weeks later...

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