One step closer to an oral flu vaccine

The results of a phase 1 study are a positive first step towards an oral flu vaccine, researchers say. In the double-blind trial 24 healthy adults were randomised to either a monovalent influenza A H1N1 oral vaccine or placebo. After immunisation 11 of the 12 vaccine-treated participants had a four-fold increase in haemagglutination inhibition titres ...

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