Gardasil protects older women, gay men in separate studies

02/18/2010 | Wall Street Journal, The

Merck & Co.'s cervical cancer vaccine Gardasil proved 89% effective in protecting women ages 24 to 45 against human papillomavirus, but it was also 78% effective in preventing HPV-related anal intraepithelial neoplasia in men ages 16 to 26 who have sex with men, the drugmaker reported. The two studies were presented at a conference on genital infection and neoplasia in Monaco.

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