Vaccine

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‘Safe’ virus discovered for vaccine production

By Ben Hargreaves

Researchers have discovered a virus that is unable to replicate in humans and is ‘tolerant to genetic manipulation’ that could be used to protect humans from dangerous infectious diseases.

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GSK’s shingles vaccine approved in China

By Maggie Lynch

GSK is investing in ‘significant’ capacity expansion to support production of its shingles vaccine, which has been approved in China after clinical trials demonstrated 90% efficacy.