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Sanofi’s Injectible Polio Vaccine (IPV) Launched in Hyderabad

Sanofi Pasteur has launched ShanIPV, an injectable inactivated polio vaccine (IPV), to be delivered through UNICEF in India. Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao launched the vaccine on Friday in Hyderabad. To be manufactured by Sanofi Pasteur’s affiliate Shantha Biotechnics in Hyderabad, ShanIPV is a trivalent inactivated, injectable polio vaccine. The new IPV will be given at the age of ...

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New polio synthetic vaccine on anvil

Scientists from Britain and the US are working on a synthetic vaccine that is currently being engineered at the University of Leeds without the viral genome but instead mimics the structure of the live virus. Such a vaccine would be quicker, easier and safer to produce, said Dave Stuart, professor of structural biology at Oxford University, who is the lead ...

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