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New: Public Health Matters Blog - CDC Offers Hope in Fighting Brain-Eating Ameba

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June 24, 2015
When 12-year-old Kali developed a nearly fatal infection caused by a "brain-eating" ameba known as Naegleria fowleri, her only hope of treatment was an investigational drug recently acquired by CDC's Drug Service program. Read more about Kali's story and the lifesaving CDC program that provides licensed physicians in the U.S. with investigational new drugs that are not readily available through pharmaceutical companies.
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