World’s first Malaria Vaccine Submitted for Approval to EMA

GlaxoSmithKline submits the first malaria vaccine for approval by the European Medicines Agency and the World Health Organization The vaccine, named RTS,S, targets Plasmodium falciparumĀ parasite. This parasite is most commonly found in sub-Saharan, where 90% of malaria related deaths occur. Children under 5 account for 77% of the deaths. The vaccine uses the AS01 adjuvant system, and works by preventing …

This is the Future of the Vaccine Industry

  The vaccine business is changing. The vaccine industry is moving at a remarkable pace. And we here at Vaccine Nation have sought out the the leading minds within the vaccines industry to explain the challenges and opportunities we can expect in the future. Our experts from across the vaccines spectrum explain to us the mechanics behind the vaccine industry …