Hours after Craig Spencer was admitted to Bellevue Hospital, the city Health Department sent out an email to area hospitals, researchers and pharmacies for an experimental drug that successfully treated NBC News cameraman Ashoka Mukpo. It is unclear if officials were able to obtain Brincidofovir after the email was sent Thursday night.

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