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‘Manufacturers are working on vaccinations for ebola and hiv’

‘Manufacturers are working on vaccinations for ebola and hiv’

Over a third of all projects to vaccinations to develop, focuses on finding a vaccination for twelve diseases for which no solution yet exists. Among other things, for ebola and hiv, a vaccine is sought.

The eight major manufacturers are concentrating for the most part on diseases caused by pneumococcus (such as pneumonia and buikvliesontstekingen), the umaan papillomavirus (which causes also tumors can arise), and (severe) colds.

In total, there are 89 major projects with manufacturers, according to figures from the Access to Vaccines Index. The vaccinations which are incorporated herein be developed, for more than 35 diseases have a solution to offer.

For twelve diseases is currently no vaccination. These include hiv and ebola, but also diseases caused by different bacteria.

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