Uganda Prepares to Fight Off Ebola Along DRC Border

In Uganda, officials have stepped up measures to prevent an outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus. Ebola has infected 250 people in the neighboring Democratic Republic of Congo since August, killing 180. The border between the countries remains open, and health experts fear the virus will enter Uganda through the cross-border traffic. Halima Athumani reports from Bundibugyo, Uganda.
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  1. They are saying this is a new strain (affecting children). When did it change? On the monkey/bat (meat) or in the human? Is it an adaptation after the vaccine? Are there different types of Ebola?

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