“The vaccine will be tested on healthy individuals to see how well it works, whether there are side effects and what the proper dosage is, Health Minister Rona Ambrose said in a news conference.””‘The Canadian vaccine provides great hope and promise because it has shown to be 100 per cent effective in preventing the spread of the Ebola virus when tested on animals,’ she said.”

“If it proves safe and effective in humans, the vaccine could help stop the devastating outbreak that has killed thousands of people in west Africa, she said.”

Article from the +Ottawa Citizen: http://ow.ly/CJHDc

Canadian-made Ebola vaccine to start clinical trials in healthy humans
TORONTO — An experimental Canadian-made Ebola vaccine will begin a clinical trials Monday in what officials are calling a promising development in the fight against the deadly disease. The vaccine will be tested on healthy individuals to see how well it […]

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