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Innovative vaccine formulation to help protect village chickens

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A TABLET formulation of a vaccine against Newcastle disease has been developed to help poultry keepers in low-resource rural settings protect their birds against the disease.

The fast-dissolving tablet formulation of the vaccine has been developed by PATH, an international non-profit organisation that aims to use innovation to improve global health. The work was commissioned by the Edinburgh-based charity, the Global Alliance for Livestock Veterinary Medicines (GALVmed). Also involved with the project were the Southeast Poultry Research …

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