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Approval Sought For Worldโ€™s 1st Malaria Vaccine

GlaxoSmithKline is seeking regulatory approval for the worldโ€™s first vaccine against malaria, after promising trial data showed that it cut cases of the often-fatal disease in African children. The company has been developing the vaccine for 3 decades and plans to submit a regulatory application to the European Medicines Agency. Malaria kills hundreds of thousands…