West African Ebola outbreak caused by new strain of disease - study

By Reuters | Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:29 PM

* Outbreak blamed for 122 deaths in Guinea, 13 in Liberia

* Researchers find virus not brought in from outside region

* Raises risk of future outbreaks in West Africa (Recasts and writes through)

By Saliou Samb

CONAKRY, April 17 (Reuters) - An Ebola outbreak blamed for 135 deaths in West Africa in the past month was not imported from Central Africa but caused by a new strain of the ...

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