West Africa

SF doctor heads to Sierra Leone to treat Ebola survivors

The world’s worst Ebola epidemic that erupted last year, killing more than…

 

SF native seeks to help Ebola survivors in Liberia

Moses Goi lost his mother, father, two siblings and an uncle. Mansan…

 

Emails: UN health agency resisted declaring Ebola emergency

GENEVA — By early June of last year, the Ebola epidemic in…

 

UCSF doctors helping to develop Ebola test to speed up diagnosis

Two UC San Francisco doctors are helping to develop a diagnostic test…

UCSF doctor helps fight recent surge of Ebola cases in Sierra Leone

For many in San Francisco, Thanksgiving weekend was a time to catch…

UCSF researchers developing potential test to detect Ebola faster

For years, UC San Francisco researcher Dr. Charles Chiu has focused on…

Facebook launches Ebola charity donation button

Facebook is stepping up its efforts to fight Ebola by adding a…

Patient Zero in Ebola outbreak was Guinean toddler

In the Guinean village where the current West African Ebola outbreak began,…

Afro-soul collector Frank Gossner hits paydirt with El Rego

As the fable goes, Afro-soul collector Frank Gossner spent years combing through…