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Why US has cleared dengue vaccine with conditions, where India stands

Dengvaxia ran into trouble two years ago when the Philippines had to suspend a school vaccination programme following several casualties.

Hope against dengue as vaccine trials protect 2 kids in every 3

In 2014, dengue affected 40,571 people and caused 137 deaths. Dengue escalates after the monsoon from July and continues until November.

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Pharma firm Sanofi Pasteur makes headway in dengue vaccine trials

Analysis showed that three doses of the vaccine administered to children aged 9-16 years gave a 95.5 per cent protection against severe dengue.

First glimmer: After Asian success, dengue vaccine trials come to India

With no treatment in line for dengue, unlike malaria, control and prevention of this disease has posed a major challenge.

First dengue vaccine shows promise

A potential new dengue vaccine has demonstrated that it provides 56 per cent protection against the disease.

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