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Gates Germ-Game Warning Motivates Smallpox Vaccine Discussions

In COVID-19, Latest News by Precision Vaccinations

Policy Exchange recently hosted Mr. Bill Gates, Co-Chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, and Rt Hon Jeremy Hunt MP, Chair of the Health Select Committee, who discussed the potential of future pandemics.  
In a wide-ranging discussion on November 4, 2021, Gates called for a new international Pandemic Task Force, with a budget of about $1 billion per year. 
According to Microsoft's founder, governments must invest billions in research and development to prepare for future pandemics and smallpox terror strikes.

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Yellow Fever Testing Partners With Preventive Vaccines

In Travel Vaccine News by Travel Vaccine

A team of technical officers in the National Public Health Laboratory has been building extra capacity in South Sudan to control yellow fever outbreaks, reported the WHO Africa.
Strengthening national capacities for case detection, investigation, and testing is critical for effective yellow fever control.
This effort is essential since South Sudan lies in the yellow fever belt and has reported 187 cases, including 27 deaths in three separate outbreaks in 2003, 2018, and 2020.