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Ebola Vaccine to Begin Testing As Early As September

The National Institutes of Health announced that it will begin human testing for an experimental Ebola vaccine as early as September, according to an article published by CNN. This comes the same day that the CDC raised its travel alert to level three for Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone, something it has only done during the Haiti earthquake and the SARS outbreak of 2003. The vaccine has been nearly 100 percent effective in preventing infection in macaque monkeys, and the NIH is working with the FDA to being early trials as soon as possible.

Read the article published by CNN.