March 2, 2017

Vaxess Receives $6 Million from Gates Foundation to Develop Microneedle Patch Vaccines


BOSTON, Massachusetts—March 1, 2017—

Vaxess Technologies, Inc., an innovative life sciences company developing novel vaccine stabilization and delivery technologies, received two grants from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to advance the development of inactivated polio (IPV) and live attenuated measles rubella (MR) vaccines using the company’s MIMIX™ sustained-release microneedle patch platform.

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