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U.S. Health Agency to Launch Human Safety Study of Ebola Vaccine

Washington — The first trial in a planned series of accelerated safety studies of Ebola vaccine candidates was announced August 28 by the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Initial human testing of an investigational vaccine to prevent the disease will begin the week of September 1, according to NIH’s National Institute of Allergy and Infectious ...
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Ambassador Michael Hammer visits Amankay School

The story behind the Ambassador’s visit to Amankay started in March 2014, shortly after the Ambassador’s arrival in Chile. In honor of a visit by U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, the U.S. Embassy launched a Facebook contest to encourage young people between the ages of 13 – 19 years to suggest places in Chile the ...
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Visit to the boy’s home Arturo Prat in Valparaiso

Crewmembers of the USS America and of the Chilean navy ship Sargento Aldea visited the boy’s home Arturo Prat in Valparaiso. A group of 50 marines met early morning and worked all day painting the long exterior wall. However, the crew also spent time with the boys and played several soccer matches throughout the morning, ...
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Seminar: Investment Opportunities for Chilean Businesses in the United States

The U.S. Commercial Service-Chile, AmCham, and SOFOFA will co-host a seminar on the latest business and investment opportunities in the United States. The seminar events will include content about investment visas, legal issues, investment opportunities, successful investment strategies and discussions about opportunities to market directly with potential investors. This event is part of the SelectUSA ...
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