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Herpes Treatment News: New genital herpes vaccine candidate provides powerful protection in preclinical tests

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(SOURCE: UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA SCHOOL OF MEDICINE) – Approximately 500 million people around the world are infected with the genital herpes virus known as herpes simplex virus 2 (HSV2). A vaccine that could bring an end to this global pandemic is needed desperately, yet no candidate vaccine has ever performed well in clinical trials. Now scientists in […]

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Rational Vaccines Develops New Class of Live Vaccines that May Effectively Prevent the Spread of Herpes 1 & 2

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(PR Newswire) Rational Vaccines (RVx), a new biotechnology startup, aims to stop the spread of herpes and improve treatment options for millions of people who live with recurrent herpetic disease. Based on 20 years of pre-clinical studies, RVx has developed a new class of rationally-engineered live vaccines that may safely and effectively prevent the spread […]