Origimm Biotechnology

ProVaDis: Protection-based Vaccine Discovery


Vaccine industry challenges

Infectious diseases are still the leading global cause of morbidity and mortality. Vaccine-preventable diseases are still responsible for about 25% of the 10 million deaths occurring annually among children under five years of age, and ~25% of adult (15–59 years) deaths are still attributed to infectious diseases.1 Moreover, infectious diseases continue to rise due to an alarming rate of antibiotic resistance among bacteria, and due to the trends of pathogen spreading driven by globalization and enlarged mobility.

Despite the… Continue reading