Novel 2-for-1 vaccine may protect against MERS and rabies
New York: In a major step towards an effective human vaccine for Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) researchers have found that a two-for-one vaccine with a modified a rabies virus, so that it has a protein from the MERS virus, protects mice against both the diseases.

Because it uses an already-tested vaccine for rabies, the researchers believe that the innovative combination could speed development of a MERS vaccine for humans....