Updated: 08/12/2014 02:48 | By Agence France-Presse

Eight Chinese quarantined in Ebola-hit S.Leone

Eight Chinese medical workers who treated patients suffering from the deadly Ebola virus have been placed in quarantine in Sierra Leone, the Chinese ambassador in Freetown said Monday.


Eight Chinese quarantined in Ebola-hit S.Leone

This colorized transmission electron micrograph obtained March 24, 2014 from the Centers for Disease Control in Atlanta, Georgia, reveals some of the ultrastructural morphology displayed by an Ebola virus virion - by Cynthia Goldsmith

Seven Chinese doctors and one nurse, as well as five local nurses who treated Ebola patients, have been placed in quarantine, said ambassador Zhao Yanbo.

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