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Vaccines cannot be treated like a commodity

14 May 2021

Massive public investment has gone into developed Covid-19 vaccines, and patents on vaccines must be waived to ensure they are not treated like a commodity, says Visiting Policy Fellow Els Torreele (UCL Institute for Innovation & Public Purpose).

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