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Bavarian Nordic wins decade-long contract with Canada

The Danish drugmaker has expanded its monkeypox/smallpox vaccine contract with the Canadian government to last ten years, increasing its total value of up to USD 470m.

Photo: Bavarian Nordic / PR

Bavarian Nordic’s monkeypox/smallpox vaccine, regionally branded as either Imvanex, Jynneos, or Imvamune, has proven a very lucrative business for the Danish drugmaker this year.

So far, a total of seven financial upgrades have resulted from various vaccine contracts being signed around the world, and today, Tuesday, Bavarian Nordic has signed another.

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