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Pfizer And GSK Use Novel Funding Mechanism To Send Blockbuster Vaccines To World's Poorest Countries

This article was originally published in PharmAsia News

Executive Summary

Pfizer and GlaxoSmithKline have agreed, after four years of negotiations, to supply their leading pneumococcal vaccines at significantly reduced prices to the world's poorest countries, signaling the first use of a novel funding mechanism that could create similar deals to bring new drugs to developing countries

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