• In race for monkeypox vaccines, experts see repeat of COVID

    17 days ago - By Bésame

    LONDON - Moves by rich countries to buy large quantities of monkeypox vaccine, while declining to share doses with Africa, could leave millions of people unprotected against a more dangerous version of the disease and risk continued spillovers of the virus into humans, public health officials are warning.
    Critics fear a repeat of the catastrophic inequity problems seen during the coronavirus pandemic.
    “The mistakes we saw during the COVID-19 pandemic are already being repeated,” said Dr. Boghuma Kabisen Titanji, an assistant professor of medicine at Emory University.
    While rich countries...
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