Researchers Move Closer to Finding Hepatitis C Vaccine
February 16, 2012
A Canadian research team says it is closer to developing a vaccine that could be effective against all major strains of hepatitis C virus. The progress toward a broadly effective HCV vaccine was unexpected, said Michael Houghton, a researcher at the Li Ka Shing Institute of Virology at the University of Alberta.
02.16.2012; Jodie Sinnema
This article was provided by U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. It is a part of the publication CDC HIV/Hepatitis/STD/TB Prevention News Update. Visit the CDC's website to find out more about their activities, publications and services.
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