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Watch | Will India benefit from the malaria vaccine?

On October 6, the World Health Organization made a historic announcement, it endorsed the first-ever malaria vaccine for children.

The RTS,S vaccine Mosquirix was endorsed in sub-Saharan Africa, and in other regions with moderate-to-high malaria transmission.

The WHO made its recommendations based on the results from a pilot programme administering the vaccine to children in Africa.


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