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Millions of Doses of Ebola Vaccine to Be Ready by End of 2015

10/27/2014

Scientific American
By Lauren Morello and Nature News Blog

Posted on behalf of Declan Butler.

The World Health Organization (WHO) announced plans on October 24 to produce millions of doses of two experimental Ebola vaccines by the end of 2015.

Hundreds of thousands of doses should be available to help affected countries before the end of June, the WHO said at the conclusion of a meeting in Geneva. Vaccine makers, high-level government representatives, and regulatory and other bodies gathered to discuss the design and timing of planned clinical trials, as well as issues of supply and funding for mass vaccination programmes

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