Investing in immunization

  It all began in the early 1970s, when vaccines for 20 diseases became available to high-risk population groups.  Over the years, vaccines have become used for mass campaigns on a global scale, with national immunization programmes protecting millions of children from disease and death.  Throughout the past 40 years, however, the question of cost and the economics of immunization …

Key findings from the WHO Vaccines and Immunization Report

Key quotes and findings from the State of the World's Vaccines and Immunization Report " Immunization is one of the most powerful and cost-effective of all health interventions.  It prevents debilitating illness and disability, and saves millions of lives every year. It  is also key to achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) – commitments made by world leaders in 2000 to …

Manufacturing of Vaccines – Cell Culture Technology Gradually Replacing Egg-Based Manufacturing

        GBI Research, the leading business intelligence provider, has released its latest research report, "Manufacturing of Vaccines – Cell Culture Technology Gradually Replacing Egg-Based Manufacturing". The report provides in-depth analysis of the drivers and restraints that affect the growth of the vaccine manufacturing process. The report discusses the egg-based and cell culture-based vaccine manufacturing processes in depth. …