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UNICEF strikes deal with six companies to halve pentavalent vaccine price
 

UNICEF strikes deal with six companies to halve pentavalent vaccine price

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The UN Children's Fund has negotiated with six vaccine manufacturers to cut the price of a shot into half, protecting children against diphtheria, tetanus, whooping cough, hepatitis B and Haemophilus influenza Type B.
 
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2 Nov 2016 - General
 
It is better to supply at least vaccines at half price or less than MRP price for dreadful diseases. Government should be in position to make a deal and it should be ammended as a law. Then this type of negotiation will not happen. Pharmaceutical fir...
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Sufficient allocation of funds in the healthcare sector, especially for prevention of diseases is an important step. I believe UNICEF is doing a great job by negotiating with the pharma companies manufacturing vaccines for the prevalent diseases, fun...
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