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CBC News – The National: These friends signed up to get whooping cough and live in isolation


“The study, more than a decade in the making, is one of the first of its kind in Canada. It’s run by the Canadian Center for Vaccinology (CCfV) inside an airlocked hospital unit at Halifax’s IWK Health Centre, which features 10 isolation rooms equipped to control infectious agents like pertussis.”

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