Ebola Virus

In this handout from the Center for Disease Control (CDC), an Electron Micrograph of the Ebola Virus is seen. (CDC via Getty Images)

UC Davis Medical Center Patient Tests Negative For Ebola Virus

A patient at the UC Davis Medical Center suspected of having the Ebola virus has tested negative, officials said.

01/30/2015

Dr. Ian Crozier nearly died from the Ebola virus. (CBS)

Doctor Nearly Killed By Ebola Shares Story Of Survival At UCSF

A few months ago, Dr. Ian Crozier was in Sierra Leone, working with the World Health Organization, in the fight against Ebola. He never dreamed the virus would nearly kill him.

12/09/2014

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Google, CEO Larry Page Donate Millions To Ebola Fight

Google is launching a campaign to help fight Ebola by contributing $2 for every dollar people donate to a slew of nonprofits such as Save the Children and the Doctors Without Borders.

11/10/2014

Pills made by Vaxart, a South San Francisco biotech company. (CBS)

Small Bay Area Company Working On Ebola Vaccine Pill

A small biotech company in South San Francisco is currently working on an oral Ebola vaccine that could provide the key to stemming the outbreak in West Africa.

11/05/2014

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Stanford Doctor Under Ebola Quarantine Remains Symptom-Free

Colin Bucks, the Stanford Medical Center doctor under home quarantine after treating Ebola patients in West Africa, said Thursday he feels well and has shown no symptoms of the virus in the week since his return from Liberia.

10/30/2014

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Bay Area Scientists Work On Test To Find Ebola Virus Early

It will take a monumental effort to stop the Ebola outbreak in its tracks, but scientists in the Bay Area are working on a new way to detect the virus before it can spread.

10/17/2014

Liberian Red Cross health workers wearing protective suits carry the body of a  victim of the Ebola virus on September 12, 2014 in a district of Monrovia. (ZOOM DOSSO/AFP/Getty Images)

Thousands Of Bay Area Liberians Worry About Friends, Family In Homeland As Ebola Death Toll Rises

The worst Ebola virus outbreak in history is ravaging Liberia, where Alex Lewis was born. About 4,000 Liberians live in Oakland, and all of them are worried about the health of family and friends in their homeland.

10/14/2014

Warning sign for Ebola virus at John Muir Medical Center in Walnut Creek. (CBS)

East Bay Hospital Installs Ebola Virus Warning Signs

As the Ebola outbreak continues in West Africa, a Bay Area hospital has installed warning signs directed at people who have risk factors for the disease.

10/09/2014

Dr. Nancy Snyderman when she was a reporter with KPIX 5 in the 1990s. (CBS)

CDC: Former KPIX 5 Reporter Quarantined For Deadly Ebola Virus Is “Risk Free”

A former KPIX 5 reporter who was quarantined after possibly being exposed to the deadly Ebola virus, has been cleared according to the Centers for Disease Control.

10/04/2014

Dr. Nancy Snyderman when she was a reporter with KPIX 5 in the 1990s. (CBS)

Former KPIX 5 Reporter Dr. Nancy Snyderman To Be Quarantined For Ebola After Crewmember Tests Positive

Former KPIX 5 reporter Dr. Nancy Snyderman will be flown back to the United States from the West African nation of Liberia to be quarantined, after a photographer with her crew tested positive for the Ebola virus.

10/02/2014

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