MEV-1 Vaccine Analysis

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The research and development that led to the scientists creating a vaccine for the MEV-1 virus is a bit unrealistic. There is no possible vaccine able to counteract the Nipah virus but in contagion Dr. Hextall was able to develop a vaccine in twenty-three days that worked on just one monkey. The vaccine was only tested on a single monkey, we all know that before we can develop and clarify that a vaccine has been made available, the vaccine has to be tested on several test subjects (in the case, several monkeys) to be proven valid. The vaccine seemed to work on the monkey in contagion but might not work on humans, that is why series of test should have been carried out in the movie. On Day 135, two days after the vaccine was released to

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