WHO ruling could put fate of world’s first dengue vaccine on the line

first_img Log In | Learn More WHO ruling could put fate of world’s first dengue vaccine on the line Daily reporting and analysis The most comprehensive industry coverage from a powerhouse team of reporters Subscriber-only newsletters Daily newsletters to brief you on the most important industry news of the day STAT+ Conversations Weekly opportunities to engage with our reporters and leading industry experts in live video conversations Exclusive industry events Premium access to subscriber-only networking events around the country The best reporters in the industry The most trusted and well-connected newsroom in the health care industry And much more Exclusive interviews with industry leaders, profiles, and premium tools, like our CRISPR Trackr. There’s a lot on the line this week for Sanofi Pasteur’s troubled dengue vaccine, Dengvaxia.On Wednesday, an expert panel that advises the World Health Organization will vote to update its recommendations outlining how and when the vaccine should be used — and, more importantly, how and when it should not be administered. A decision is expected Thursday. GET STARTED Health @HelenBranswell About the Author Reprints By Helen Branswell April 17, 2018 Reprints Helen Branswell What’s included? What is it? TED ALJIBE/AFP/Getty Images STAT+ is STAT’s premium subscription service for in-depth biotech, pharma, policy, and life science coverage and analysis. Our award-winning team covers news on Wall Street, policy developments in Washington, early science breakthroughs and clinical trial results, and health care disruption in Silicon Valley and beyond. Senior Writer, Infectious Disease Helen covers issues broadly related to infectious diseases, including outbreaks, preparedness, research, and vaccine development. Unlock this article — and get additional analysis of the technologies disrupting health care — by subscribing to STAT+. First 30 days free. GET STARTED Tags infectious diseaseSTAT+Vaccineslast_img read more