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For the next pandemic, we’ll have gigantic mRNA factories in India: Bill Gates

Bill Gates, co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, says the variant will make it difficult for the world to end the pandemic by 2022, missing his last year’s estimate. In a telephone interview to TOI+, Gates spoke on a range of issues, from vaccinating the elderly to creating factory capacities large enough to […]

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‘For the next pandemic, we’ll have gigantic mRNA factories in India’ – Times of India

Last year, you talked about the possibility of ending the coronavirus pandemic by 2022. Do you still think it’s possible?Everyone has been surprised by the Delta variant and how transmissive it is. India was the first place where there was, tragically, explosive growth in cases. The number of cases has come down from that peak, […]

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Johnson & Johnson’s HIV vaccine fails mid-stage study in Africa – ET HealthWorld

Johnson & Johnson said on Tuesday its experimental vaccine failed to provide enough protection against HIV in sub-Saharan Africa to young women who are at high risk of being infected. The mid-stage trial failure highlights the challenges of vaccine development, especially for HIV or human immunodeficiency virus, which has no approved vaccines. “HIV is a […]

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Bill Gates and wife Melinda announce divorce after 27 years of marriage, say ‘No longer believe we can grow together’

New Delhi: Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates and his wife Melinda Gates on Tuesday (May 4, 2021) announced to split after 27 years of marriage and said that they no longer believe that they can grow together.  A joint statement released by Bill Gates read, “After a great deal of thought and a lot of work […]

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