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U of S researchers work on vaccine for CWD September 16, 2011 Canada

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U of S researchers work on vaccine for CWD September 16, 2011 Canada, StarPhoenix

... University of Saskatchewan research scientists ... have been awarded $428000 from PrioNet Canada to develop an oral vaccine against CWD in elk and deer.  The team hopes the vaccine will be available within five years....The challenge is to produce not only an effective vaccine, but one that deer and elk will voluntarily eat in the wild....U of S PhD student Ryan Taschuk is spearheading the effort ...



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