Published in Hepatitis Weekly, March 27th, 2006
The avian H5N1 strain is one of the candidates that could lead to a global influenza pandemic, although currently there is no transmission to and among humans. Under the agreement with the Italian Ministry of Health, sanofi pasteur may also provide pandemic vaccine in the event of a pandemic being declared, once the actual virus strain responsible is identified.
According to the terms of the contract, sanofi pasteur has supplied, in bulk concentrate form,...
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