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Research of Drs. Dennis Brown and Raquel Hernandez highlighted in WRAL press release

Arbovax, a company founded by Dr. Dennis Brown and Raquel Hernandez, is featured in a recent press release by WRAL TechWire. Based on research from the Brown and Hernandez team, the company has developed a vaccine for Dengue fever. The vaccine has successfully passed initial tests and will proceed to Phase I clinical trials. Dengue fever has enormous global impact, potentially affecting over 2.5 billion people.