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The UK’s response to the Ebola epidemic was undermined by systemic delays, finds a report by MPs following its inquiry into the country’s ability to deal with disease emergencies. In the image, Ebola information poster at Heathrow airport

The UK needs an emerging infectious diseases strategy that identifies “priority threats”, say MPs

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