1966 Failed RSV Vaccine Finally Explained

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This piece was a follow on article from the Nature Medicine paper suggesting how the formalin-inactivated respiratory syncytial virus vaccine trial from the 1960s failed. For the original article, Dr. Power was interviewed by Nature to provide an expert comment on a recent publication in Nature Medicine that provided further insights into how the infamous formalin-inactivated respiratory syncytial virus vaccine tested in young infants in the 1960s caused such devastating enhanced pathology in the majority of the vaccine recipients.

Period15 Dec 2008

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  • Title1966 Failed RSV Vaccine Finally Explained
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media typeWeb
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    Date15/12/2008
    DescriptionThis piece was a follow on article from the Nature Medicine paper suggesting how the formalin-inactivated respiratory syncytial virus vaccine trial from the 1960s failed. For the original article, Dr. Power was interviewed by Nature to provide an expert comment on a recent publication in Nature Medicine that provided further insights into how the infamous formalin-inactivated respiratory syncytial virus vaccine tested in young infants in the 1960s caused such devastating enhanced pathology in the majority of the vaccine recipients.
    Producer/AuthorBart B. Van Bockstaele
    URLwww.digitaljournal.com/article/263497
    PersonsUltan Power