Tag: Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI)

Funding Alert

CEPI commits $14 million for consortium to develop Chikungunya vaccine The Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI), in collaboration with the Indian government’s Ind-CEPI initiative, has announced a $14.1 million partnership with Bharat Biotech (BBIL) and the International Vaccine Institute to develop a vaccine for chikungunya disease. First identified in Tanzania in 1952, chikungunya is a viral disease spread by female Aedes albopictus and Aedes aegypti mosquitoes that causes fever,… Read more »