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Fujifilm to Manufacture COVID-19 Vaccines With US Firm

Fujifilm to manufacture COVID-19 vaccines with US firm

Thursday rang in with a surprise when the camera manufacturer FujiFilm Holdings Corp jumped into making vaccines for the coronavirus pandemic after it inked a deal with VLP Therapeutics (US-based firm), that formulates vaccines. 

In a statement, both companies said that the Japanese company would utilise its infrastructure, technology, manufacturing facilities and handle development. 

Reportedly, the Japanese agency had selected candidate from the VLP’s RNA-based vaccine for its medical research and development. 

The biotech company has involved a Japanese drug research subsidiary which is indulged with universities and government bodies. 

Interestingly, the FujiFilm is rapidly making its inroads in the healthcare market.

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