Study is halted as HIV vaccine fails test in South Africa

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Study is halted as HIV vaccine fails test in South Africa

Pharmacist Mary Chindanyika looks at documents on a fridge containing a trial vaccine against HIV on the outskirts of Cape Town, South Africa. The latest attempt at an HIV vaccine has failed. Researchers announced Monday, Feb. 3, 2020 they’ve stopped giving the experimental shots in a major study in South Africa, which has one of the world’s highest HIV rates.

Study is halted as HIV vaccine fails test in South Africa

Pharmacist Mary Chindanyika looks at documents on a fridge containing a trial vaccine against HIV on the outskirts of Cape Town, South Africa. The latest attempt at an HIV vaccine has failed. Researchers announced Monday, Feb. 3, 2020 they’ve stopped giving the experimental shots in a major study in South Africa, which has one of the world’s highest HIV rates.
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