An African doctor who was being treated for the Ebola virus with the experimental drug ZMapp has died, according to Liberia's Information Minister Lewis Brown.
Asked to confirm the death of doctor Abraham Borbor in the country's capital Monrovia, he said: "That is correct. He died yesterday."
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