New Expect Vaccine Against Germ THAT TRIGGERS ‘Mono’: – THURSDAY, Aug. 13, 2015 – – Mononucleosis: It’s a fatiguing disease that lays low thousands of Americans – – usually young people – – each year. But new, early research offers expect a vaccine against the virus that’s thought to trigger most situations of the illness. The Epstein-Barr virus is believed to help drive a number of types of cancer also. In mice and monkeys, the nanoparticle-based vaccine triggered the animals’ immune system to release effective antibodies against Epstein-Barr, according to a study published Aug.One expert not associated with the research said it increases growing evidence of potential risk for young players. ‘This study isn’t strong enough to allow a mother or father to determine that the data supporting a ‘no football for my kid’ strategy is wise,’ stated Dr. Marie Csete, chief and president scientist at Huntington Medical Research Institutes in Pasadena, Calif. ‘But taken as well as other studies, that type or sort of decision is looking smarter and smarter.’ The scholarly study was published this month in the Journal of Neurotrauma.