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Jun 02, 2006

Jun 02, 2006

Recombinant vaccines protect poultry from avian flu, Newcastle disease

(CIDRAP News) – Two vaccines protected chickens against Newcastle disease (ND) and avian influenza and may provide approaches for producing human vaccines against the H5N1 avian flu virus, according to two studies published in the May 26 issue of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.