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CDC Deploys New Rapid Response Teams To Fight Zika

For many years CDC has sent epidemiologists, or scientists who analyze disease outbreaks and study ways to prevent future ones, to major disease outbreaks. But building on its experiences with Ebola in 2014, the agency also has created new rapid response teams, called CDC Emergency Response Teams (CERT), that bring expanded expertise to contain an outbreak as quickly as possible

Source: Bioethics Bulletin by the Berman Institute of Bioethics.

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