TITLE

GOVERNMENT OF CANADA PROCURES IMVAMUNE SMALLPOX VACCINE

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Worldwide Biotech;Jan2009, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the contract awarded by Public Works and Government Services Canada to Bavarian Nordic in January 2009 for the delivery of Imvamune, a Modified Vaccinia Ankara (MVA)-based, third generation smallpox vaccine. As stated, the procurement will be used by the Canadian authorities as part of the nation's bio-preparedness program. Details of the contract include the provision of optional purchase of an additional 180,000 doses of the vaccine. Also noted are the features of the drug.
ACCESSION #
35859764

 

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