University of Hawaii researchers develop vaccine candidate for Zika virus

/University of Hawaii researchers develop vaccine candidate for Zika virus

University of Hawaii researchers develop vaccine candidate for Zika virus

Researchers at the University of Hawaii John A. Burns School of Medicine said they successfully developed a vaccine candidate for the Zika virus. The researchers said they have demonstrated that the vaccine is effective in protecting both mice and monkeys from the infection. “Demonstrating the effectiveness of their vaccine candidate in monkeys (non-human primates) is an important milestone, because it typically predicts the vaccine will work in humans, enabling further clinical development,”…

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