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No, Seriously, How Contagious Is Ebola?
“when you look at health officials responding to the case in Dallas, they seem cool as cucumbers, despite the initial misstep.
"I have no doubt that we will control this importation, or case of Ebola, so that it does not spread widely in this country," said the director of the CDC, Dr. Tom Frieden.
So why is Frieden so sure this virus won’t spread beyond a handful of cases?
It boils down to something called “R0.”
Learn more from NPR.