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Rotavirus vaccine cuts infant diarrhea deaths by a third in Malawi

7 monthes ago   |   By ScienceDaily

A major new study has shown that rotavirus vaccination reduced infant diarrhea deaths by 34 percent in rural Malawi, a region with high levels of child deaths. The study provides the first population-level evidence from a low-income country that rotavirus vaccination saves lives.
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