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Scientists Piece Together Genomes of Old Smallpox Vaccine Strains

News   Jul 21, 2020 | Original story from McMaster University

 
Scientists Piece Together Genomes of Old Smallpox Vaccine Strains

Researchers analyzed the genomes of virus fragments found on smallpox vaccination kits used during the Civil War. The kits are housed at the Mütter Museum of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Credit: JD Howell, McMaster University

 
 
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