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Doubts over integrity of Ebola trials

 

Ghanaweb, July 06, Ghanadot - Though the public outcry over attempts by health authorities in Ghana to try out an Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) vaccine trial in the Volta Region appears to have subsided, Ghanaians are yet to receive official responses to some of the critical questions raised in the midst of those anxious moments.

Though a bit late in joining the public discourse on the proposed clinical trials, the country's foremost assembly of academics and scientists, the Ghana Academy of Arts and Sciences' statement issued provides enough scientific basis for questioning the motive of Ghanaian authorities for opting to be part of the trials taking place in other parts of the sub-region, particularly the Ebola-endemic areas.......

 

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Doubts over integrity of Ebola trials

Ghanaweb, July 06, Ghanadot - Though the public outcry over attempts by health authorities in Ghana to try out an Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) vaccine trial in the Volta Region appears to have subsided, Ghanaians are yet to receive official responses to some of the critical questions raised in the midst of those anxious moments......More

 

 

 

 
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