Friday, June 26, 2009

Big Pharma will donate H1N1 vaccines

According to Pharmaceutical Technology, Sanofi-Aventis will donate at least 100 million doses of the H1N1 vaccine to the WHO for developing countries. Once production of the vaccine begins, they will also save 10% of production for developing countries.

The WHO responded:
"It is gratifying that vaccine manufacturers are demonstrating their solidarity with the WHO in protecting the health of the world's poorer people: influenza knows no boundaries and so to protect people in one country is to protect us all."

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