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Qatar health official: MERS vaccine likely by 2017


A vaccine against Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) could be available by the end of next year, a senior Qatar health official has reportedly said.

Several pharmaceutical companies are currently working with the World Health Organization (WHO) on this, Dr. Mohamed Mohamed Al-Hajri, director of emergency preparedness and response at the Ministry of Public Health, told local media yesterday.

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