EVIDENT – A Success Story

A recent article published by the European Commission announces the EVIDENT project as a “success story” and a major contribution to eradicating Ebola. The article published by the Directorate-General for Research & Innovation refers to the EVIDENT publication in the Journal Nature on 17 June 2015. This international study showed that the Ebola virus has mutated at a lower rate than feared during the recent outbreak in West Africa giving hope, that the new diagnostic methods, treatments and vaccines under development should still be effective in the fight to eradicate the disease.

Read the article published by the European Commission here.