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Early success for vaccine against brain-wasting disease

Early success for vaccine against brain-wasting disease

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Researchers have reportedly developed the first successful vaccination against a condition similar to Mad Cow Disease that affects deer – a discovery that could not only help prevent US...

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