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Augustine Goba (right) heads the laboratory at Kenema Government Hospital in Sierra Leone. He and colleagues analyzed the viral genetics in blood samples from 78 Ebola patients early in the epidemic. Stephen Gire/AP hide caption

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Could This Virus Be Good For You?

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Guinea's Grand Imam, El Hadj Mamadou Saliou Camara, tells his fellow clerics: "If there is any doubt at all, then no one must touch the body." Kevin Leahy /NPR hide caption

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Guinea's Grand Imam Pulls No Punches In His Ebola Message

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American Millennial Missionary In Guinea Isn't Scared Off By Ebola

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Guinea's defender Fode Camara (left) heads the ball over Ivory Coast's forward Wilfried Bony in the Africa Cup of Nations tournament. Issouf Sanogo/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Africa's Soccer Tourney Takes Guinea's Mind Off Ebola

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Six-year old Hadja Sow (left) and a classmate on their first day back at school after a prolonged break because of Ebola. Ofeibea Quist-Arcton/NPR hide caption

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School's Back On In Guinea: Reading, Writing, Temperature-Taking

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Cheerleaders with pompoms helped kick off a government campaign to eliminate Ebola from Guinea in 60 days. Ofeibea Quist-Arcton/NPR hide caption

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Countdown To Zero: Guinea's Campaign To Conquer Ebola In 60 Days

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Ebola was out of control in Liberia in August, when this picture was taken. Dominique Faget/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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14 Takeaways From The 14-Part WHO Report On Ebola

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This photo was taken in November, a tough month for Sierra Leone, with Ebola cases reportedly on the rise. A staff member is disinfecting an office where Dr. Komba Songu M'Briwah talks on the phone. David Gilkey/NPR hide caption

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 of Guinea worm patients Sadia Mesuna (right) and Fatawu Yakubu at a center for patients in Ghana. Louise Gubb/Courtesy of The Carter Center hide caption

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Protective gloves dry out at a treatment center for Ebola patients in Lunsar, Sierra Leone, about 60 miles from the capital of Freetown. Although the Ebola epidemic is leveling off, new cases are still being reported. Courtesy of Joel Selanikio hide caption

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Death Becomes Disturbingly Routine: The Diary Of An Ebola Doctor

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Rev. John Harmon preaches at Trinity Episcopal Church in Washington, D.C. Courtesy of Rod Lewis hide caption

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How Ebola Took A Toll On One American Church

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Anthony Banbury (second from left) just completed his final tour of West Africa before stepping down as the head of U.N.'s Ebola mission. Reuters/Landov hide caption

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U.N.'s Anthony Banbury: Zero Cases Of Ebola Is The Only Option

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