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Wave-Like Spread of Ebola Zaire

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Spatial Spread from 2001–2005

Distance of each human outbreak site from the initial outbreak at Mendemba village, Gabon, plotted as a function of time after the Mendemba outbreak. Dashed regression line uses only outbreaks from 2001–2003 (R2 = 0.43, p = 0.04). Solid regression line includes May 2005 outbreak at Etoumbi village (R2 = 0.73, p < 0.001).

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