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U.S. Army, Emisphere to Study Oral Anthrax Vaccine
Dow Jones Newswire;
Hovey, Hollister H.


A cooperative research and development agreement established between the U.S. Army's Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases and New York-based Emisphere Technologies will test Emisphere's oral vaccine delivery technology as a possible method of administering the anthrax vaccine. The technology involves using eligenT delivery agents to transport proteins across membranes where they do not naturally flow, such as the intestine.

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