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Sanofi launches hunt for Zika vaccine as disease fears grow

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Zika's link to microcephaly and other neurological disorders in newborns has catapulted it up the global health agenda.

Paris

FRENCH drugmaker Sanofi has launched a project to develop a vaccine against the Zika virus in the most decisive commitment yet by a major vaccine producer to fight the disease linked to multiple birth defects in Brazil.

The company said on Tuesday that its Sanofi Pasteur...

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