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Malaria vaccine - pilot test

Opinions Divide as Pilot Tests of Malaria Vaccine Loom

Peter Aaby is quoted in Financial Times.

Another has been raised by Peter Aaby, head of the Bandim preventive healthcare project in Guinea-Bissau and who specialises in the non-specific effects of vaccines. Dr Aaby points to a near doubling in the death rate of baby girls given RTS, S compared with those who were not given the drug, and questions the wisdom of the pilot projects going ahead as planned.