In 1989, the Ebola virus appears in chimpanzees in a research lab in the suburbs of Washington, D.C., and there is no known cure; a U.S. Army scientist puts her life on the line to head off an outbreak before it spreads to the human population.
In 1989, Ebola Landed on U.S. Soil. They Risked Everything to Contain It.
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USAMRIID is short for United States Army Medical Research Institute for Infectious Diseases located in Fort Detrick Maryland. See more
Col. Jaax's uniform flag would have been faced the other way pre-2003 when this takes place. See more