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  • Q&A with QUEST HPV Study Recruiters Shadi and Jennifer

    May 21, 2014
    The QUEST HPV Study is an evaluation of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine programs in Canada. The goal of the study is to determine whether two doses are as effective as three doses at preventing the four strains of HPV that are responsible for most instances of genital warts and cervical cancer. The study involves girls from across Canada. In B.C., the study is led by Dr. Simon Dobson at the Vaccine Evaluation Center (VEC) at CFRI and BC Children's Hospital.
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