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Some Vaccines Support Evolution of More-Virulent Viruses Some Vaccines Support Evolution of More-Virulent Viruses

27 July 2015 — Scientific experiments with the herpesvirus that causes Marek's disease in poultry have confirmed, for the first time, the highly controversial theory that some vaccines could allow more-virulent versions of a virus to survive, putting unvaccinated individuals at greater risk of severe illness. The research has important implications for food-chain security and food-chain economics, as well as for other diseases that affect humans and agricultural animals.

Penn State hosts 19 National Science Foundation graduate researchers (31 August 2015)

Graduate students develop sustainability solutions to change the world (31 August 2015)

Millennium Scholars Program connects diversity and STEM degrees (31 August 2015)

Gerald Mahan honored with 2015 International Thermoelectric Society Outstanding Achievement in Thermoelectrics Award (24 August 2015)

WPSU Penn State garners seven Mid-Atlantic Emmy nominations (17 August 2015)

Software can automatically critique composition of digital photographs (13 August 2015)

Quantum computing advance locates neutral atoms (12 August 2015)

Five Schreyer Scholars selected for Summer Exposure M.D./Ph.D. program Ten-week program combines biomedical research, clinical experience (10 August 2015)

NSF funds Industry/University Center for Atomically Thin Coatings (10 August 2015)

Meichen Bian to Represent Penn State's Eberly College of Science as Student Marshal at Summer Commencement 2015 (10 August 2015)

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