The war against germs

November 1998
Patient Care;11/30/1998, Vol. 32 Issue 19, p7
Academic Journal
Highlights some promising results in the ongoing war on germs that were reported at the 1998 Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. Experimental vaccine for protecting infant and toddlers from invasive pneumococcal disease; Pill designed to be active against all common strains of the influenza virus; Interferon alfa-n3 as a useful adjunct to current therapy for HIV.


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