Anders Hedegaard, President & CEO of Bavarian Nordic said: "We are excited about receiving yet another contract from the US Government in support for the development of an advanced freeze-dried version of our IMVAMUNE(R) smallpox vaccine. It clearly demonstrates the continued commitment from the US Government to support the development of advanced medical countermeasures and it strengthens our confidence, that the option to procure up to an additional 60 million doses of IMVAMUNE(R) under the ongoing RFP-3 contract will be exercised."
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About Bavarian Nordic
Bavarian Nordic A/S is a leading industrial biotechnology company
developing and producing novel vaccines for the treatment and prevention of
life-threatening diseases with a large unmet medical need. The company's
pipeline is focused in the three areas; biodefence, cancer and infectious
diseases, and includes seven development programmes. Two programmes are ready
for Phase III: IMVAMUNE(R), a third-generation smallpox vaccine is being
developed under a contract with the US government, and PROSTVAC(TM), a
therapeutic vaccine for advanced prostate cancer is being deve
|SOURCE Bavarian Nordic A/S|
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