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Africa / Ebola Virus / CDC / Caplan Interview #1069791

CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 06, 2014
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) CDC/WHO numbers on deaths from the Ebola virus and the continuing treatment at Emory University Hospital of two American Ebola patients cited.

(Atlanta: Sanjay Gupta) A visit to the CDC emergency operations center presented; scenes shown of the CDC's tracking of Ebola. [CDC Stephan MONROE†- comments on the center, the initial Ebola event, hospital treatment of an Ebola patient.] [CDC's Dr. Meredith DIXON - comments on the situation in Africa.] The risk assessment for Ebola, why the outbreak is hard to contain in remote villages discussed.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The drug dilemma in treating Ebola introduced. [President OBAMA - talks about the drug used for the two Americans, that the Ebola virus is controllable.] Live interview held with NYU's Dr. Arthur Caplan about Ebola and the experimental drug. [CAPLAN - says this drug will not be a quick fix.]7 and is in short supply from a little company.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Gupta, Sanjay

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