Liberia to try experimental Ebola drug made in US

  • Liberia has said it would give an Ebola drug to two doctors infected by the deadly virus, as per media reports.

    The experimental drug, ZMapp, is arriving from the United States and is manufactured by Mapp Biopharmaceutical, a company based in California.

    More than 1,000 people have died because of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa this year. 

    Ebola has no vaccine or known cure. The drug Liberia has called for is still in a developmental stage.

    For more information please visit Ebola Outbreak


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