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World 26 Mar 2020 | 9:29 PM

Australia enters 4,000 healthcare workers in trial for coronavirus vaccine

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Thousands of Australian healthcare workers will begin a trial to see if a century-old vaccine for tuberculosis can fight off the new coronavirus, researchers said, joining a global test of the unorthodox solution underway in several countries.

Health 24 Oct 2019 | 6:00 AM

Tuberculosis, also known as TB, is back on our radar

Tuberculosis is an infectious disease that still kills a lot of people, especially those with HIV/AIDS, despite us having a vaccine for it.