Ebola: Canada sends WHO 800 vials of experimental vaccine

(AGI) Ottawa, Oct 18 - Canada's government has sent the WorldHealth Organization (WHO) in Geneva 800 vials of anexperimental vaccine to counter the spread of Ebola in WestAfrica, where it has already caused over 4,500 deaths. The WHOitself will therefore be in charge of managing and regulatingthe distribution of the experimental vaccine, Ottawa's statehealth agency said on Saturday. British pharmaceutical giantGlaxosmithkline (GSK) had announced on Friday that an effectivevaccine could not be developed and tested before the end of2016. . .

(AGI) Ottawa, Oct 18 - Canada's government has sent the WorldHealth Organization (WHO) in Geneva 800 vials of anexperimental vaccine to counter the spread of Ebola in WestAfrica, where it has already caused over 4,500 deaths. The WHOitself will therefore be in charge of managing and regulatingthe distribution of the experimental vaccine, Ottawa's statehealth agency said on Saturday. British pharmaceutical giantGlaxosmithkline (GSK) had announced on Friday that an effectivevaccine could not be developed and tested before the end of2016. . .