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  8/28/2014, Elul 2, 5774

Ebola Vaccine to Begin Trials Within Weeks


U.S. health officials will announce on Thursday that a human study of an Ebola vaccine made will begin within a couple of weeks and not later this year as the company estimated originally, Reuters reports.

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), will make the announcement as part of a previously scheduled briefing for reporters, sources said.