Published in Medical Letter on the CDC and FDA, October 30th, 1995
Now the United Nations' (U.N.) World Health Organization (WHO) is starting the first global system to contain emerging diseases like Ebola fast when they infect people, and eventually to prevent them through such research as a now-pending study of those chimps.
"This is a new way of acting for WHO," said Dr. David Heymann, who describes the emerging disease division he started October 1, , as the agency's "first kind of SWAT team effort."
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