IRIN Examines Potential Rollout of HIV/AIDS Vaccine
October 24, 2013
An IRIN analysis examines how nations need to prepare for the distribution of a future HIV/AIDS vaccine. "Increased attention to the delivery of HIV prevention and treatment programs is needed to prepare communities for a potential rollout of a vaccine, which will most probably be partially effective, experts say," IRIN writes. The analysis highlights ongoing vaccine research and quotes several experts, including Mitchell Warren, executive director of AVAC; Michael Merson, director of the Global Health Institute at Duke University; Naresh Pratap Kc, director of Nepal's National Centre for AIDS and Sexually Transmitted Disease Control; and a UNAIDS spokesperson. Those interviewed discuss lessons learned from other vaccines, donor community awareness,View Full Article
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