Millions of doses of Ebola vaccine will be available in 2015, says WHO

(Brace yourselves for global mandatory vaccination with a vaccine that will be unleashed with very little testing.)

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has announced that one million doses of an Ebola vaccine will be produced by the end of 2015.

Dr Marie Paule Kieny, a WHO assistant director-general, said that candidate Ebola vaccines are expected to be available for efficacy trials in accepted countries in West Africa in December 2014.

There are currently two candidate Ebola vaccine ready for clinical trials, with five more expected to start in first trimester of 2015.