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Old 12-06-2011, 12:08 PM
 
Location: Texas
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Scientists have developed a vaccine that protects mice against a deadly form of the Ebola virus.



First identified in 1976, Ebola fever kills more than 90% of the people it infects.


The researchers say that this is the first Ebola vaccine to remain viable long-term and can therefore be successfully stockpiled.
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Old 12-06-2011, 01:19 PM
 
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There are so many people refusing vaccines that an epidemic would wipe out 20% of our population in the blink of an eye.
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Old 12-06-2011, 01:31 PM
 
Location: Texas
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I bet there are areas where people would gladly take it. I read it was first discovered in Zaire.
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