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First vaccine against dengue on trial in Indonesia

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11-14-2016 19:29 BJT

The world's first vaccine against dengue is now available to countries around the world.

One of them is Indonesia, where the disease is rife.

The vaccine, called Dengvaxia, has undergone 20 years of research and was developed by Sanofi Pasteur, one of the world's largest vaccine producers.

It's still in clinical trials in Indonesia, but health officials say it has brought hope to the fight against the deadly disease.

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