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  • Koalas Have a Big Chlamydia Problem — but a New Vaccine Could Save Them

    Koalas Have a Big Chlamydia Problem — but a New Vaccine Could Save Them

    A new experimental vaccine could put a serious dent in the widespread epidemic of chlamydia that has devastated populations of koalas. This month, scientists in Australia announced the start of a large clinical trial that will vaccinate hundreds of koalas against the bacterial disease, which also sickens humans around the world.