Tag: Africa

Manufacturing, Research and Development

Moderna to pour $500M into Africa to meet future mRNA vaccine manufacturing demand

October 7, 2021

Via: FiercePharma

Moderna is eyeing sites in Africa where it plans to build a $500 million mRNA manufacturing facility that will be able to produce hundreds of millions of vaccine doses a year in anticipation of future vaccine demand in the wake […]

Industry, Vaccines

Keeping tabs on pharma: Push for Africa to localize its pharmaceutical development

July 2, 2021

Via: Pharma IQ

The dependence on imported pharmaceuticals across Africa has left populations across the continent vulnerable to shortages of medication. The Covid-19 pandemic has led to notable negative effects in the delivery of essential health services in Kenya. Similarly, South Africa has […]