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'The Race Is Against The Virus And The Epidemic,' Says Vaccine Researcher

A scientist is at work in the VirPath university laboratory, classified as "P3" level of safety, on February 5, 2020 as they try to find an effective treatment against the new coronavirus (Jeff Pachoud/AFP via Getty Images)
A scientist is at work in the VirPath university laboratory, classified as "P3" level of safety, on February 5, 2020 as they try to find an effective treatment against the new coronavirus (Jeff Pachoud/AFP via Getty Images)

Researchers are working to quickly develop a vaccine for the coronavirus. One of them is Dr. Dan Barouch, director of the Center for Virology and Vaccine Research at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (@BIDMChealth) in Boston. He is also a leader in vaccine research on Zika and HIV.

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