#wvcusa – Daria Donati from GE Healthcare Life Sciences: #Vaccines: from self-sufficiency to market reach

  Dr Daria Donati presented today at the World Vaccine Congress in Washington about the vaccine market landscape and the role of emerging economies. There is a strong and growing global market in biologicals – demand doubled from 2006-2011.   New manufacturing approaches are needed that are tailored to the needs of emerging countries.  A key way to bring down costs …

#wvcusa – Kristin Pope, NCIRD LIVE: The future of the 317 #immunization program #vaccines

Today at the World Vaccine Congress in Washington Dr Kristin Pope presented about the future of 317 immunization programms. Section 317 Vaccine Funding was put in place to provide a safety net to ensure that poor children had access to vaccines.  At that time, there were fewer vaccines and vaccines were not as expensive. A measles outbreak from 1989-1991 caused …