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International Health and Humanitarian Organizations Join to Create Global Ebola Vaccine Stockpile

Submitted by sbnormand on January 15, 2021 - 04:57 PM

Lessons learned from the rapid outbreak of the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 have influenced the International Coordinating Group (ICG) on Vaccine Provision to create a global stockpile of the Merck and Sharp & Dohme Corp vaccine. The stockpile of this single-dose Ebola vaccine is necessary to guarantee response capabilities for any outbreak as there is no natural market for an Ebola vaccine, given the sporadic nature of Ebola outbreaks.

Content Source:

Homeland Preparedness News

Content Author:

Chris Galford