AIDS vaccine: What chance of a fair trial?

Brown, Phyllida
April 1991
New Scientist;4/27/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1766, p33
Discusses the ethical problems involved in human trials of AIDS vaccines. Vaccine testing in the developing countries; Protecting the interests of people in poor countries; Explaining the risks; When trials are likely to begin; The work of Britain's Medical Research Council in Uganda; Comment of David Heymann, of the World Health Organization's Global Program on AIDS. INSETS: 1: Putting candidate vaccines through their paces.;2: The search for an immune response that counts.


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