World’s First Dengue Vaccine Approved in Over 10 Countries

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Sanofi-Pasteur, the vaccines global business unit of Sanofi, announced today that thedengue vaccines have received approval in 14 countries.

Recent approvals for Dengvaxiagranted by health authorities are those from Indonesia, Thailand and Singapore.

To date the vaccine is approved in Mexico, The Philippines, Brazil, El Salvador, Costa Rica, Paraguay, Guatemala, Peru, Indonesia, Thailand and Singapore.

Source: Times of India (link opens in a new window)

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