News of Note—Flu vaccines, CureVac and more

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In this week's news of note, InvVax reported positive preclinical results for a universal flu vaccine candidate. (Pixabay)

Here is some other vaccine news of note for the week:

> About 37% of U.S. adults got a flu vaccine last year, according to the CDC. The figure represented about a 6% decline from the prior year. MarketWatch article

> CureVac started a phase 1 study of a mRNA-based rabies vaccine candidate. Release

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> ImmusanT kicked off a phase 2 study of its Nexvax2 in patients with celiac disease. Release

> A report found that low vaccine confidence in Europe is contributing to a higher number of disease outbreaks. Reuters article

> Privately held biotech InvVax touted preclinical results for its universal flu vaccine candidate. Release