Ebola expert weighs in on news of a potential cure

Scientists recently reported that two treatments saved the lives of people infected with the Ebola virus?with the New York Times reporting that roughly 90% of newly infected patients were saved?suggesting we are ever so close to a cure.?

To place this news in context, we caught up with Ebola expert Sumit Chanda, Ph.D., whose team at Sanford Burnham Prebys is working to find a pill-based treatment for the deadly virus.