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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.


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.