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MPP’s contribution to the global response to COVID-19

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From the outset of the COVID-19 outbreak, MPP realised that equitable access to treatments would be essential in the fight against this global threat. MPP issued a statement on 5

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The mRNA vaccine Technology Transfer Hub

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A need for equity in access to COVID-19 vaccines – The mRNA vaccine Technology Transfer Hub was established in response of the flagrant inequities in access to COVID-19 vaccines in low- and

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MPP position statement on patents with regards to the mRNA vaccine technology transfer hub

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Unfounded rumours have been circulating that the mRNA vaccine technology transfer hub being established in South Africa with the support of the Government of South Africa, the African CDC, the

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Petro Terblanche on South Africa’s effort to replicate and produce mRNA vaccines

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Petro Terblanche is the managing director of a Afrigen,a South African biotechnology company working with the WHO to produce an Covid-10 mRNA vaccine that is similar to the one produced

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Cape Town facility could produce Africa’s first Covid-19 mRNA vaccines within 15 months

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The World Health Organization this week announced it will establish its first-ever mRNA technology transfer hub in the city in an agreement with Afrigen Biologics & Vaccines and the Biovac

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New consortium working to boost vaccine production in South Africa

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MPP, WHO, AFRIGEN, BIOVAC, SAMRC, and Africa CDC sign a letter of intent towards establishing the tech transfer hub in South Africa. Geneva – The Medicines Patent Pool (MPP) and the World

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