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Ebola virus disease (EVD), also known as Ebola hemorrhagic fever (EHF) or simply Ebola, is a viral hemorrhagic fever of humans and other primates caused by ebolaviruses. 1

Should everyone in the world take the ebola vaccine 2 to achieve global herd immunity 3 against the ebola virus disease 4?

Similar to the way herd immunity was achieved with the eradication of smallpox in 1977.


1 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ebola_virus_disease
2 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ebola_vaccine
3 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Herd_immunity
4 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ebola_virus_disease

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    Unlikely that a program of mass vaccination would be required - ring vaccination is what was used in the elimination of Smallpox and IIRC is the current tack being taken with Ebola. – motosubatsu Dec 4 '19 at 10:26

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