Research into cancer and malaria could see a massive breakthrough -- all because of a vaccine project against East Coast Fever.
Researchers believe that by understanding how the East Coast Fever parasite multiplies a model can be developed to understand how cancer and malaria cells proliferate.
East Coast Fever kills one head of cattle every 30 seconds and one million cattle every year.
The disease is prevalent only in Sub-Saharan Africa and threatens 28-million beasts.
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