Monday, May 02, 2005

Marburg Outbreak Slowing Down

[Click to enlarge] According to a new bulletin published by the WHO, the outbreak seems to be slowing down. Taken over de last five reports, there have been less than 3 new cases per day, which is the lowest rate since April. The slow-down is clearly visible on the graph to the right. The minimal fatality rate, however, is still well above 90% (currently 93%).