"Unlike other drugs, an Ebola vaccine cannot be tested through normal, too risky clinical trials. An epidemic, on the other hand, allows evaluating the effectiveness of vaccines and authorizing their trade"
Translated, direct experimentation on the population, if it doesn't suit you, go away as well (we pharmaceutical). I'm sure they'll tell us to cheer, it's good health practice, you won't want to risk getting eb .... ah already but LoPalco said it was less risky to go down there to take it, rather than attending a class with healthy children, but maybe not-immunized-for-measles !!! we are in an iron barrel.
"The World Health Organization has proposed using a second experimental drug, produced by Johnson & Johnson (J&J)."
"ILUNGA WAS OPPOSED, arguing in disagreement with the president that a double vaccine would cause confusion among the population. In the resignation letter he added more poison: the proponents of the second vaccine allegedly showed "poor ethics, voluntarily hiding relevant information from the health authorities". Peter Piot, discoverer of the Ebola virus, director of the London School for Hygiene & Tropical Medicine and a collaborator of Johnson & Johnson in the development of the vaccine, called the ex-minister's accusations "outrageous".
THE DEPARTURE OF THE MINISTER
it will likely lead to the introduction of the new vaccine. Relapses will not be just healthcare. For pharmaceutical companies like Merck and J&J who have invested in anti-Ebola research, the epidemic represents a rare opportunity. Unlike other drugs, an Ebola vaccine cannot be tested through normal, too risky clinical trials. An epidemic, on the other hand, makes it possible to evaluate the effectiveness of vaccines and authorize their trade. If the disease spreads further by forcing governments to stock up on vaccine, an appetizing market could open up. "