澳门金沙游戏:Cheap cervical cancer vaccine for poor nations

日期:2019-03-02 02:18:05 作者:禹躞劣 阅读:

Cervical cancer rates are soaring as more women than ever are surviving into middle age in poor countries. Now two companies that make vaccines against the human papillomavirus (HPV) – the cause of the majority of cases – have pledged to provide vaccine at a reduced cost to poorer countries. At a conference organised by the UN Development Fund for Women in Brussels, Belgium, last week, one of the companies, Merck,