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Scientists supported by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health, have completed a Phase II clinical study that indicates a vaccine to prevent Group B Streptococcus (GBS) infection is possible.
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The presence of a specific type of bacteria in the rectum appears to reduce the risk of vaginal infections, researchers report. "The gut has been seen as a site which harbors pathogens, which can cause vaginal infection, principal investigator Dr. Sharon L.
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