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Millions of Ebola vaccine doses for 2015

Millions of doses of an Ebola vaccine will be produced by the end of 2015, the World Health Organization has announced.

And vaccines could be offered to health workers on the frontline in West Africa as soon as December 2014.

Dr Marie Paule Kieny, a WHO assistant director-general, said: "While we hope that the massive response, which has been put in place will have an impact on the epidemic, it is still prudent to prepare to have as much vaccine available if they are proven effective.

  • 24 Oct 2014
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