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The Ebola outbreak in Liberia is over

On 9 May 2015, WHO declares The Ebola outbreak in Liberia is over. Forty-two days have passed since the last laboratory-confirmed case was buried on 28 March. The outbreak of Ebola virus disease in Liberia is over.

Interruption of transmission is a monumental achievement for a country that reported the highest number of deaths in the largest, longest, and most complex outbreak since Ebola first emerged in 1976. At the peak of transmission, which occurred during August and September 2014, the country was reporting from 300 to 400 new cases every week.

The Ebola outbreak in Liberia is over

The Ebola outbreak in Liberia is over

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Posted by admin - May 10, 2015 at 7:34 pm

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