*NEW CASES OF EBOLA IN LIBERIA AFTER TWO MONTHS POINT TO BIOTERRORISM
*HEALTH OFFICIALS CANNOT FIND CAUSE
*INDEX PATIENT, A BOY, HAD NO LINK TO A CARRIER OF ANOTHER VIRUS, ADMITS WHO
* BOY HAS GONE ON TO INFECT FAMILY MEMBERS
*MERCK AND GSK EBOLA VACCINE TRIAL STARTED IN LIBERIA LAST WEEK
Health officials cannot discover the cause of three new cases of Ebola confirmed in Liberia two months after the country was declared free of the deadly virus.
The original new case, a boy of ten, had no known history of contact with a survivor or having been at the funeral of an Ebola victim, reports The Guardian.
WHO’s Ebola response chief, Bruce Aylward, said “initial investigations had not produced a confirmed link between the 10-year-old and another carrier of the virus, as health officials tried to figure out the origins of the case.”
The boy appears to have been…
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