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Newlink Genetics, Merck to Resume Ebola Vaccine Trials on $30 Million Contract

NewLink Genetics Corporation and Merck have been given the nod to go ahead with the trials by the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA) of the United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and awarded the contract worth $30 million to NG subsidiary BioProtection Systems. BioProtection Systems will take up the trial of the rVSV-EBOV (Ebola) vaccine, ...

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Putin Promises Moon to Woo India Back: 12 N-Plants, 20 Pacts in 1 Day

Nuclear energy cooperation between India and Russia got a major boost with both sides Thursday inking a vision document for the construction of 12 Russia-built nuclear units in India over the next two decades as Prime Minister Narendra Modi and visiting Russian President Vladimir Putin held summit talks here. The two sides inked 20 agreements, including in the sphere of ...

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Orbital to Resume ISS Cargo Flights, Declares Contract to Launch Atlas V in Late 2015

After selecting United Launch Alliance’s Atlas 5 rocket to launch a Cygnus space station resupply mission, Orbital Sciences Corp., declared on Tuesday that it will resume cargo flights to the International Space Station (ISS) in late 2015. Orbital is a private space company whose unmanned cargo rocket exploded on liftoff in late October. The company said in a statement it has ...

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