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Participants Needed for CIHR-Funded Tuberculosis Booster Vaccine Study

Dr’s Zhou Xing and Fiona Smaill are members of the Michael G. DeGroote Institute for Infectious Disease Research, McMaster Department of Pathology & Molecular Medicine, and McMaster Immunology Research Centre.

The research team of Dr’s Fiona Smaill and Zhou Xing, IIDR members and professors within McMaster University’s Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine, is looking for healthy participants who were born outside of Canada to enroll in their Canadian Institutes of Health Research – supported tuberculosis booster vaccine study.

The purpose of this Phase 1, open-label clinical trial is to evaluate the safety and immunogenicity of their adenovirus-based tuberculosis vaccine, administered by aerosol.

If interested in participating in the study, please contact tbstudy@gmail.comor learn more by visiting and the links below. Remuneration will be provided for all participants.



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