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Efficacy of a Low-Cost, Heat-Stable Rotavirus Vaccine

Efficacy of a Low-Cost, Heat-Stable Rotavirus Vaccine

Rotavirus is the leading cause of severe gastroenteritis among young children. The two currently approved oral rotavirus vaccines require refrigeration, which makes transportation and storage difficult, especially in resource-constrained areas such as sub-Saharan Africa, which has the highest burden of rotavirus-related mortality. BRV-PV is a live attenuated vaccine containing 5

Why Should I Join a Clinical Trial?

Why Should I Join a Clinical Trial?

DR. RODGERS: Clinical trials are at the heart of advances in health and medicine. They look for better ways to prevent, detect, and treat disease, and improve the health of current and future generations. You – as a volunteer in a clinical trial – can play an important part in