PRO/AH/EDR> Ebola update (21): Congo DR (NK,IT) WHO cases, summaries, publications

Ebola — DR Congo
A systematic review published yesterday [6 May 2020] in The Lancet Infectious Diseases underscores the importance of precautions to minimize the risk of transmitting Ebola via breastfeeding.
Led by World Health Organization (WHO) researchers, the review of 52 studies published from 1976-2019 found that Ebola virus was still detectable via reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction in breast milk 26 days after the mother began having symptoms and in amniotic fluid as long as 32 days