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Moderna Makes Case For Sustainable Vaccine Manufacturing In Africa

Announces Plans For $500m Facility

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Less than 4% of the population in Africa has been immunized against COVID-19 and in some quarters the finger of blame has been pointed at the pharma industry. Believing the situation requires a long-term strategy, Moderna is going to build a plant on the continent with the goal of producing up to 500 million doses of vaccines each year.

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