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Defeat the disease, immunize every child

Defeat the disease, immunize every child

Opinion Editorial  Defeat the disease, immunize every child Author: Dr. Dang Duc Anh Over the course of two decades of studying paediatric infectious disease, I have seen many sick children rendered weak and dehydrated, their families bearing the emotional and...

May 2018 Progress Update

Dear Colleagues, Three country's concurrent rollouts of rotavirus vaccine are ensuring access for tens of millions of children across a 3,000 kilometer-wide swath of South Asia, from Afghanistan and Pakistan, both of which administer the vaccine in all provinces, to...

Forging Ahead in Pediatric Infectious Disease- Manila

Forging Ahead in Pediatric Infectious Disease- Manila

The ROTA Council held a session during the 25th annual convention of the Pediatric Infectious Disease Society of the Philippines. The meeting, which was held on February 23, 2018, focused on the status of rotavirus vaccine introduction in Asia, with a special focus on...

March 2018 Progress Update

Dear Colleagues, Since our last Progress Update, Bharat Biotech's oral ROTAVAC vaccine received prequalification. This is tremendous news, especially since Bharat has made the vaccine, now used in nine Indian states, available at US$1/dose for low-income countries....