Vaccine protects monkeys from AIDS-like disease

Brown, P.
February 1992
New Scientist;2/1/92, Vol. 133 Issue 1806, p24
Reports on research at Bristol-Myers Squibb Pharmaceutical Research Institute in Seattle, Wash. in which scientists have succeeded in protecting monkeys from an AIDS-like disease with a vaccine. Description of the research; What the vaccine was made of.


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