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Merck JV Ties Up With MEND To Focus On First Heat-stable Rotavirus Vaccine For Developing Markets

This article was originally published in PharmAsia News

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MUMBAI - Hilleman Laboratories - the nonprofit joint venture between Merck & Co. and Wellcome Trust to develop affordable vaccines for low-income countries - has set its sights on developing a heat-stable form of rotavirus vaccine as its first project

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