DRC readies to deploy 1st ever new Ebola treatment drug

PUBLISHED: Tue, 14 Aug 2018 14:12:04 GMT

Moving a step further from the use of experimental vaccines, the Democratic Republic of Congo has started using an experimental Ebola treatment on patients, the first ever deployed against an active outbreak. Francis Ohanyido, Chair of the Board of Directors of the West African Academy of Public Health joins CNBC Africa to discuss this.

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