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The fight against Ebola

The fight against Ebola
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It is one of the most hazardous virus known to humans. It originated in Africa, on the banks of the Ebola River, where the first known outbreak occured. The Ebola virus struck again in 2014, this time in West Africa claiming thousands of lives.

Medics seemed powerless to treat patients successfully or to stop the spread of the deadly virus.

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