Friday, December 25, 2009

Who Says Poor Countries Will Receive H1n1 Vaccine

In a statement made today, October 12, Marie-Paule Kieny, the head of Vaccine Research at the World Health Organization (WHO), announced that the United Nations agency plans to start sending H1N1 influenza vaccines to the developing world as early as next month. Most of the drugs will be donated by big pharmaceutical companies, including GlaxoSmithKline and Sanofi, and will be distributed to about 100 poor nations all across the globe, Reuters reports. Related supplies, including syringes and st...
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