The trials are the first step toward bringing the vaccine by GlaxoSmithKline to health care workers battling the epidemic in West Africa. So far, 5,689 people have died of the virus.
The World Health Organization said Tuesday that a vaccine is in clinical trials and results will arrive around December. If all goes well, it will be put to use in early 2015.
The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease will conduct its first phase of human testing of an Ebola vaccine in September.
But an HIV cure is “many, many years away”.
The World Health Organization says the outbreak is a “public health emergency of international concern.”
A mumps outbreak shows the importance of vaccination — and reveals the standard dose may not be enough.
Not that we needed any more evidence the study was bunk.