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polio - Articles and news items

Takeda receives $38m grant to help eradicate polio

Industry news / 10 May 2016 / Victoria White, Digital Content Producer

Takeda has received $38 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to support global polio eradication in developing countries…

Rotary announces $35 million in grants to help end polio

Industry news / 13 January 2016 / Victoria White

To sustain progress made in eradicating polio to date, and tto protect all children from the disease, experts say $1.5 billion is urgently needed…

First shipment of ShanIPV to be distributed in India

Industry news / 1 December 2015 / Victoria White

These first vaccine doses will be available to implement one dose of IPV for all infants in the country…

Complacency not an option when it comes to Polio

Industry news / 21 September 2015 / Victoria White

Following news that a British man had been producing the Polio virus for 30 years, experts say high immunisation coverage should keep us covered, but changes to immunisation strategies may be required…

Rotary grants US$40.3 million to eradicate polio worldwide

Industry news / 16 June 2015 / Victoria White

Rotary has granted $40.3 million to support immunisation activities and research carried out by the Global Polio Eradication Initiative…