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Cervical cancer vaccines cut rates of HPV infections: U.S.
CHICAGO (Reuters) - The U.S. introduction of a vaccine to prevent cervical cancer in 2006 has reduced infections with the human papillomavirus or HPV - the sexually transmitted virus that causes the disease - by more than half among girls and young women, U.S. health officials said on Wednesday.
By Julie Steenhuysen
June 19, 2013