The Viral Insurgent: Ebola in Sierra Leone: Muller_Ebola_SierraLeone_04

Members of a Red Cross burial team take samples from a   woman suspected of dying of Ebola in the village of Dia on Monday, August 18, 2014. So-called {quote}safe burials,{quote} conducted by the International Federation of the Red Cross, are conducted in accordance with rigorous safety procedures. The dead bodies of Ebola victims are extremely infectious.(Pete Muller/Prime for the Washington Post)

Members of a Red Cross burial team take samples from a woman suspected of dying of Ebola in the village of Dia on Monday, August 18, 2014. So-called "safe burials," conducted by the International Federation of the Red Cross, are conducted in accordance with rigorous safety procedures. The dead bodies of Ebola victims are extremely infectious.(Pete Muller/Prime for the Washington Post)