Alternative for Smallpox vaccineby
with the Department of Medicine found that the modified vaccinia virus Ankara (MVA) produced the same antiviral response in human and animal studies as the current smallpox vaccine Dryvax.
Smallpox was declared eradicated worldwide...
Health Headlines - May 18by
of smallpoxvirus in the United States and Russia won't be destroyed for at least another five years, U.S...., scientists would need the smallpoxvirus to create a vaccine.A number of countries want the remaining...
Health Headlines - March 3by
U.S. Disposes of Last of Its Original Smallpox Vaccine
America's oldest smallpox vaccine.... The last case of human smallpox was reported in Somalia in 1977.
No one in the United States gets smallpox...