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Scientists Create Potential Vaccine Ingredient for Childhood Respiratory Disease

Caption: Scientists at The Scripps Research Institute have invented a new method for designing artificial proteins and have used it to make key ingredients for a candidate vaccine against respiratory syncytial virus, a significant cause of infant mortality.

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