2nd American Infected With Ebola Headed To Atlanta – Yahoo News

It is made from antibodies produced by lab animals exposed to parts of the Ebola virus. It’s unclear whether the experimental treatment played in recent improvement in the aid workers’ medical conditions. The isolated unit at Emory where Brantly and Writebol will be treated is one of four of its kind in the country and was built in partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, hospital officials have said. The unit was built to house patients suffering from serious infectious diseases and in 2005 handled patients with SARS, a viral respiratory illness that spreads when carriers cough or sneeze. Writebol and Brantly will be sealed off from anyone who isn’t wearing protective gear. http://news.yahoo.com/2nd-american-infected-ebola-headed-atlanta-131837481.html

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