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Sequestration Puts Malaria Vaccine Trial in Jeopardyi
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March 13, 2013 1:52 AM
Cutting edge research on malaria is expected to be hit hard by the U.S. budget cuts known as "sequestration." The military is currently testing a vaccine - with results not published yet - at a facility outside Washington. VOA’s Carolyn Presutti looks at what’s being done now and what faces the budget axe.

Sequestration Puts Malaria Vaccine Trial in Jeopardy

Published March 12, 2013

Cutting edge research on malaria is expected to be hit hard by the U.S. budget cuts known as "sequestration." The military is currently testing a vaccine - with results not published yet - at a facility outside Washington. VOA’s Carolyn Presutti looks at what’s being done now and what faces the budget axe.


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