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Analyst: New UK monkeypox strategy might boost Bavarian Nordic orders

The UK plans to offer Bavarian Nordic’s vaccine, Imvanex, to a broader segment of people at risk of exposure. Wider use could lead to more orders from governments, assesses one analyst.

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On Tuesday, the UK announced plans to provide Bavarian Nordic’s vaccine, Imvanex, to a wider segment of people at-risk of exposure, including gay and bisexual men. Previously, vaccination was only recommended for those who had been in close contact with someone carrying the infection.

Reacting to the news, Sydbank analyst Søren Løntoft Hansen assesses that this could lead to even more vaccine orders for the Danish biotech firm, which announced at the beginning of June that it had a stockpile of bulk vaccines equating to ”millions of doses” ready for conversion.

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