Ebola can be cured

Ebola is soon to be prevented and treated, with 90% of patients being cured with a new test drug.

The ebola will be curableA drug trial was launched last year under the auspices of the WHO, and the results have now been made public. The study involved Ebola patients from the Democratic Republic of the Congo (1,800 people died in Ebola last year only): it attacks the ebola virus, thereby neutralizing the harmful effects on human cells. The test drugs were tested in seven patients. The results are known for 499 patients.