New AI Can Predict Where the Next Disease Outbreak May Be

The next question is why widespread outbreaks don't happen in other areas.

July 18, 2016

MIT Engineers Test Programmable RNA Vaccines

This brings hope to the front lines of managing viral outbreaks.

July 7, 2016

This New Drug Could Combat the Ebola Virus in a Unique Way

The drug could be broadly effective against viruses that use RNA rather than DNA as their genetic material.

April 2, 2016

How Infectious is Ebola?

On Monday (September 29, 2014), doctors at the Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas stated that a man had been placed in isolation because of his travel history and Ebola-like symptoms. In a...

October 16, 2014