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Ebola vaccine: the ‘unsung heroes’ taking part in trials

Originally published on Saturday, 18 July 2015 in The Age.  Hundreds of Australians have been injected with an Ebola vaccine that has proved effective in apes, or with a placebo. Michelle Gallaher hopes to never come into contact with Ebola, but if she does she is hoping she will already be immune to the virus.[…]