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       Shortage of yellow fever vaccine

Exhibition: "MenschMikrobe"

Touring exhibition on the heritage of Robert Koch and today's research on infectious diseases.

Basel, Switzerland, 18 March - 8 May 2014


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       associated Institute of the University of Basel

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