Gates Looks to Boost Chinese Vaccine Quality

February 19, 2011 at 6:42 PM Leave a comment

From Reuters: Gates Foundation to improve child vaccines in China

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is helping partners in China improve child vaccines, roll out faster TB detection kits and make higher-yielding rice which it hopes can be used later in other parts of the world.

The challenge appears to be to raise the producers’ quality control to a level allowing the vaccines to be used internationally (Red China’s standards being a bit laxer than the international community’s).

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