The Military Is Developing a Vaccine to Stop a Bioterrorism Agent

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The US Government is funding a project to develop a vaccine for a pneumonia-like disease. The vaccine was effective in a one-month study with mice that found it prevented those treated from contracting melioidosis, a disease caused by contact with bacteria typically found in Puerto Rico, Southeast Asia, and Australia.

Content Source: Military.com

Content Author: Dorothy Mills-Gregg