Growing up with a healthcare professional - my mother is a nurse practitioner - this is of great interest to me:
WINNIPEG, Manitoba (Reuters) - Canadian and U.S. scientists have developed vaccines that protect monkeys from the deadly Marburg and Ebola viruses and show promise for humans, a study published in Nature Medicine magazine said on Sunday.
It's about as close as we can hope for a full scale cure, given the conditions:
The data would suggest that instead of 100 percent chance of dying, they would have an 80 percent chance of survival," [Canadian researcher Steven]Jones told reporters.
Score one for us.