Item Details

The Race for a Vaccine

SW Pictures LTD
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
A vaccine for HIV:it’s the glittering prize of drug R&D. In 1992, the U.S. government promised a vaccine within two years. Despite 25 years of research, no one has found it. But in the slums of Nairobi, Kenya, they may have made a breakthrough that they hope will lead to the Holy Grail of vaccines.
Release Date
2008
Run Time
20 min.
Language
Closed-captioned
Rating
9 - 12, Academic/AP
Notes
  • Originally released by SW Pictures LTD, 2008.
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on November 16, 2017.
Series
Kill or Cure, Series 4
Kill or Cure, Series 4.
Contents
The Race for a Vaccine: HIV AIDS (3:47); Studying the Sexually Transmitted Disease (5:17); STDs in India (5:35); An AIDS Free Future (4:17); Credits: The Race for a Vaccine (0:06)
Published
[Place of publication not identified] : SW Pictures LTD, [2008]
New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, 2017.
Publisher no.
  • 144771 Infobase
  • [144763]s Infobase
Access Restriction
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand.
Description
1 online resource (1 video file (20 min., 44 sec)) : sound, color.
Streaming video file.
System requirements: Films On Demand platform.
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