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Despite significant advancements in increasing distribution and development of vaccines against childhood killer diseases "“ including pneumococcal disease, rotavirus, and Haemophilus influenzae Type B "“ global efforts to reduce the burden of infection from neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) has greatly lagged, argues Sabin Vaccine Institute (Sabin) President Dr. Peter Hotez in an article for the June edition of Health Affairs. NTDs, a group of 17 parasitic infections, represent...
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