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Seder et al. Protection against malaria by intravenous immunization with a non-replicating sporozoite vaccine. Science Express DOI: 10.1126/science.1241800 (2013).
NIH Clinical Center. Clinical trial: Experimental PfSPZ vaccine in adults without malaria. ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01441167.
For more information, see the NIAID Media Availabilities on the results of an earlier trial of PfSPZ and the launch of the study described in this release.
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