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Funders and NGOs find new reporting standards favorable

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), some of the world’s largest funders of medical research and international non-governmental organizations (NGOs) recently agreed on new standards for clinical trials outcomes. Funded all clinical trials, per these new standards, are required to be registered with all results publicly disclosed. By all indications, funders and NGOs who agreed to the new standards find the new requirements favorable.

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Affinivax, PATH collaborate on pneumococcal disease vaccine candidate

Friday, February 13, 2015

Affinivax, a Cambridge, Mass.-based biotechnology company dedicated to developing novel vaccines, has entered into a collaboration with PATH, a global health nonprofit organization, to advance the company’s lead vaccine candidate for Streptococcus pneumoniae (pneumococcus). The partnership includes funding from PATH to support product development, preclinical testing and manufacturing, with the goal to qualify and select a final development candidate to advance toward clinical testing.

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Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation awards PATH $156M for malaria research

Friday, November 7, 2014

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, of Seattle, Wash., has awarded $156 million to PATH, a Seattle-based international nonprofit organization, to support the PATH Malaria Vaccine Initiative (MVI) in building new vaccines that will interrupt the cycle of malaria parasite transmission and help realize the “accelerating to zero” agenda. Such vaccines would ensure parasite reintroduction is prevented by providing what could be called an “immunological bed net.”

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Janssen, PATH collaborate for Rilpivirine

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Janssen R&D Ireland has signed a license agreement with PATH for the early development of the human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) medicine rilpivirine in a long-acting injection (depot formulation) as potential pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) against HIV infection.

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Novavax, PATH to produce vaccines for low-income countries

Monday, July 23, 2012

Novavax, a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company based in Rockville, Md., has partnered with international non-profit organization PATH to develop a vaccine against respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) — the most common cause of childhood respiratory infection globally — for infants in low-income countries with a high disease burden.

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