Zika is transmitted primarily by the bite of an infected Aedes aegypti mosquito, pictured here. scientists with the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research (WRAIR) launched early stage clinical trials in November that they hope will lead to the development of a vaccine against the virus. But an exclusive deal for Sanofi Pasteur, granted by the U.S. Army, has angered lawmakers who say the company will be able to charge whatever price it wants when a vaccine is developed.
Zika is transmitted primarily by the bite of an infected Aedes aegypti mosquito, pictured here. scientists with the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research (WRAIR) launched early stage clinical trials in November that they hope will lead to the development of a vaccine against the virus. But an exclusive deal for Sanofi Pasteur, granted by the U.S. Army, has angered lawmakers who say the company will be able to charge whatever price it wants when a vaccine is developed.
Zika is transmitted primarily by the bite of an infected Aedes aegypti mosquito, pictured here. scientists with the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research (WRAIR) launched early stage clinical trials in November that they hope will lead to the development of a vaccine against the virus. But an exclusive deal for Sanofi Pasteur, granted by the U.S. Army, has angered lawmakers who say the company will be able to charge whatever price it wants when a vaccine is developed.

Zika vaccine is being funded by U.S. taxpayers. But the drugmaker rejects ‘fair price’

June 12, 2017 11:55 AM

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