Published in Vaccine Weekly, March 24th, 2010
This is the first Final Approval for HTDS' Varicella vaccine in South America. In general, doctors regard Varicella, commonly known as chickenpox, as a mild viral illness. However, approx. 1 in 50 cases chickenpox associates with complications such as pneumonia and encephalitis, and both diseases report high mortality rate.
A source close to HTDS said, "Varicella complications can be averted by a simple vaccination, and we are happy that we obtained the...
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