‘Access To Vaccines Index’ Examines Companies’ Investments, Actions To Improve Immunization Coverage
Intellectual Property Watch: First Access To Vaccines Index Published
“An ‘Access to Vaccines Index’ was released [Monday] in the Netherlands that claims to ‘reveal the first landscape of vaccine company actions to improve immunization coverage.’ The index ‘finds a high level of diversity in how vaccine companies are improving access to vaccines for people living in poorer countries. This diversity is generally linked to the size of their portfolios and pipelines,’ according to the report website. The new report was published by the Access to Medicine Foundation, which is known for its Access to Medicines Index ranking companies on their performance…” (3/6).