The first batch of 4000 experimental Ebola vaccines to combat an outbreak suspected to have killed 20 people arrived in the Democratic Republic of Congo's capital Kinshasa yesterday.
"This is the ninth Ebola outbreak in Congo in the last 40 years", explains Henry Gray, MSF emergency coordinator in Mbandaka.
Apart from this, the virus outbreak occurred in an area with a traffic of about 7,000 persons a week by different means, which represents a significant risk of further spread, the health official stressed.
The outbreak was first spotted in the Bikoro zone, which has 31 of the cases and 274 contacts.
The swift response to quickly tackle the outbreak is in contrast to the response to the 2014 outbreak, when global agencies and governments were criticized for their slow response. He said epidemiologists are working to identify additional contacts to the 500 already identified.
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WHO says it will use the "ring vaccination" method by administering the treatment to voluntary contacts, and contacts of those contacts, besides health workers.
Forty-four cases have been reported in the outbreak so far, including 3 confirmed, 20 probable and 21 suspected, according to the WHO's tally.
World Health Organization spokesman Tarik Jasarevic said the supplies sent to Congo included more than 300 body bags for safe burials in affected communities. The Congo Republic is on the other side of the river.
The country's Health Minister, Oly Ilunga Kalenga, confirmed a case in Mbandaka, a city of a million people about 130km (80 miles) from the area where the first cases were confirmed earlier this month.
"We are now tracing more than 4,000 contacts of patients and they have spread out all over the region of northwest Congo, so they have to be followed up and the only way to reach them is motorcycles".
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