India makes anti-meningitis vaccine for Africa
Feb04

India makes anti-meningitis vaccine for Africa

World Health Organisation (WHO) has approved an Indian company to provide its vaccine against meningitis to eradicate the disease in sub-Saharan Africa. The MenAfriVac vaccine was developed Serum Institute of India Limited (SIIL), under a project of the global non-profit health organisation PATH and the WHO. SIIL was contracted by the Meningitis Vaccine Project (MVP) to produce the vaccine, which has finally been approved by the WHO...

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