U.S. to limit visitors from Ebola nations to 5 airports - Bloomberg Oct 21, 2014 11:36AM

U.S. to limit visitors from Ebola nations to 5 airports - Bloomberg


Bank of England says CHAPS electronic payment system is working again Oct 20, 2014 11:08AM

Bank of England says CHAPS electronic payment system is working again, according to Bloomberg headlines.


White House Names Ron Klain as 'Ebola Czar' Oct 17, 2014 10:28AM

White House said to name Ron Klain as Ebola Czar.

With the appointment, President Obama commented, It may make sense for us to have one person ... so that after this initial surge of activity, we can have a more regular process just to make sure that we're crossing all the T's and dotting all the I's going forward.

Klain was a former chief of staff to Vice President Joe Biden and also to previous Vice President Al Gore. He is currently President of Case Holdings and General Counsel of investment group, Revolution.


President Obama to appoint Ron Klain as 'Ebola czar' - CNN Oct 17, 2014 10:13AM

President Obama to appoint Ron Klain as 'Ebola czar' - CNN


Video Shows Upbeat Ebola Nurse Nina Pham Oct 17, 2014 09:08AM

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital transferred the first nurse that contracted Ebola, Nina Pham, to the National Institutes of Health (NIH) yesterday and released a statement and video from Ms. Pham:

Ms. Pham asked the hospital to release the following statement:

“I’m so thankful for the outpouring of love and support from friends and family, my coworkers and complete strangers. I feel very blessed, and have gained strength from their support."

"I appreciate everything that my coworkers have done to care for me at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas. I’m doing really well thanks to this team, which is the best in the world."

"I believe in my talented coworkers. I am #PresbyProud!”

The YouTube video from Texas Health shows an upbeat Pham.

Traders in the market have been watching the following stocks on all Ebola-related news: Lakeland Industries (Nasdaq: LAKE), Alpha Pro Tech Ltd. (NYSE: APT), Versar (NYSE: VSR), Tekmira Pharmaceuticals (Nasdaq: TKMR), NewLink Genetics (Nasdaq: NLNK), BioCryst Pharmaceuticals (Nasdaq: BCRX), NanoViricides, Inc. (AMEX: NNVC), Chimerix (Nasdaq: CMRX), Sarepta Therapeutics (NASDAQ: SRPT), Hemispherx Biopharma (NYSE: HEB), iBio, Inc. (NYSE: IBIO), Cerus Corp (NASDAQ: CERS).


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