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Kolkata scientist finds kala-azar vaccine

09 November 2012

KOLKATA: Kala-azar, known to claim a few lives every year in North and East India, including West Bengal, may soon be a thing of the past, courtesy an effective vaccine developed by a city scientist.

Nahid Ali, a scientist at the Indian Institute of Chemical Biology (IICB) who worked on the vaccine for 10 years, has published a paper on her successful research in an international medical journal last month…..

Read more: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/kolkata/Kolkata-scientist-finds-kala-azar-vaccine/articleshow/17540889.cms

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Written by csirindia

December 9, 2012 at 8:12 pm

Posted in IICB

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