Vaccine alliance says 300000 doses of Merck's Ebola shot available for emergencies

The move comes after three people are believed to have died from the killer disease in Congo, Africa.

The last outbreak of Ebola in Congo was in 2014 and killed 42 people.

The country's health ministry confirmed one person has tested positive for the virus.

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The Zaire strain of the virus is one of the most lethal.

The community is near the border with Central African Republic.

"The Likati health district is in a remote area, but contact tracing is essential to contain the epidemic in its focus; the DRC can rely on very experienced health workers for this goal", Dr. Yokouidé Allarangar, the WHO representative in the DRC, said in a statement Friday. "We always take this very seriously", World Health Organization spokesman Eric Kabambi told Reuters.

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The WHO's in-country spokesperson, Eugene Kabambi, said regional health workers and protective equipment had already been rolled out to the remote area to contain the virus.

In the early days of the world's experience with Ebola, outbreaks in DRC numbered in the hundreds of cases - which was large at the time.

The Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization says it has 300,000 doses of the vaccine available in case of a widespread emergency.

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This outbreak was unrelated to the current outbreak of Ebola in West Africa. Based on the lab-confirmed case, the World Health Organization has declared an official outbreak, the first in the country since 2014. More than 28,600 people were infected and more than 11,300 died. Thousands more survivors have been left with long-term health problems and Liberia was only declared free of active Ebola virus transmission last June.

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