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Covid-19 Wasn't the Only Medical Story This Year. Here's What You Missed in 2020.

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One health story dominated headlines for virtually all of 2020: the coronavirus pandemic.

But while Covid-19 did slow down medical research in other areas, the science didn't stop. Researchers rolled out new ways to cope with common diseases, and even a treatment for another feared virus.

Here are the accomplishments that may have flown under the public's radar in 2020.

A Treatment for Ebola

Six years ago, the world had its eyes on a different virus: Ebola, in West Africa. In October, the Food and Drug Administration approved Inmazeb, the ...