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The Quest for a Bird Flu Vaccine

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The Quest for a Bird Flu Vaccine

Global Health

The Quest for a Bird Flu Vaccine

The Quest for a Bird Flu Vaccine

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Early clinical trials of a vaccine against the bird flu virus — potentially lethal to humans — appear to be a success. Will a vaccine be able to stop a pandemic?

Guest:

Anthony Fauci, director, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious

Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Md.