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Africa / Ebola Virus #1069627

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Aug 02, 2014
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(Studio: Cecilia Vega) Report introduced.

(Emory University: Richard Besser) The return to the US of Dr. Kent Brantly, a missionary who contracted the Ebola virus in west Africa, featured; scenes shown of Brantly in a biohazard suit, the plane landing earlier, the trip to Emory University Hospital, the isolation room he is in, an earlier demonstration of how he will be treated. [Emory University Jay VARKEY†- comments on the safety processes, the care Brantly will receive.] The status of the other Ebola patient discussed.

(Studio: Cecilia Vega) Report introduced.

(Washington: Bazi Kanani) The questions about bringing the Ebola virus to the US and how possible patients will be screened examined [President OBAMA - talks about the screening.]

Vega, Cecilia;
Besser, Richard;
Kanani, Bazi

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