Canadian lab worker possibly exposed to Ebola from pigs

By Rod Nickel WINNIPEG, Manitoba (Reuters) – An employee in a high-level Canadian laboratory may have been accidentally exposed to Ebola on Monday while working with pigs who were infected with the virus as part of an experiment, government officials said on Tuesday. The man noticed a split in the seam of his protective suit during standard decontamination procedures and prior to leaving the Winnipeg, Manitoba lab, said John Copps, director of Canadian Food Inspection Agency’s National Center for Foreign Animal Disease, where the incident happened.
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