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Century-old vaccine investigated as a weapon against coronavirus

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A vaccine that's been used to prevent tuberculosis is being given to healthcare workers in Melbourne to see if it will protect them against the coronavirus.

[MELBOURNE] A vaccine that's been used to prevent tuberculosis is being given to healthcare workers in Melbourne to see if it will protect them against the coronavirus.

The bacillus Calmette-Guerin, or BCG, shot has been used widely for about 100 years, with a growing appreciation for its...

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