The Sciences

Pneumonia's Happy Ending?

The LoomBy Carl ZimmerApr 21, 2010 6:38 PM


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In my lastest podcast, I talk to Keith Klugman of Emory University about pneumonia--how its devastation worldwide is worse than we once thought, and how vaccines are proving surprisingly effective at keeping it in check. A pneumonia vaccine may even prevent a replay of the 50 million deaths during the 1918 Spanish flu pandemic. Check it out.

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