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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Research Project: Newborn Vitamin A Supplementation

Location: Immunity and Disease Prevention Research

Project Number: 2032-53000-001-10-A
Project Type: Cooperative Agreement

Start Date: Mar 15, 2011
End Date: Mar 14, 2016

Determine if 50,000 IU vitamin A supplementation within 48 hours of birth will (1) improve thyrmus function; (2) enhance vaccine reponses; and (3) decrease incidence of infections.

A community-based intervention trial in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Last Modified: 10/20/2017
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