Can An Experimental Therapy be Used to Treat Ebola?

Posted on by Laurie Garrett

Two Americans received an experimental treatment after they became infected with Ebola while working with patients in West Africa. Heinz Feldmann, chief of the Laboratory of Virology at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease, and Laurie Garrett, senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations, discuss how the serum works and if it should be used more widely on Science Friday.

Full audio is available here, on the Science Friday website.