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G7 Health Ministers Adopt Declaration Aimed at Greater Cooperation to Expedite Drug, Vaccine Development

June 8, 2021
Health ministers of the Group of Seven countries have adopted a declaration and a charter designed to speed up the development of therapeutics and vaccines by strengthening international cooperation. In the declaration, adopted at their meeting in London held on…

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