All posts in " Sanofi Pasteur "

Dangerous Contamination in Vaccines Causes Sinking Profits for Big Pharma

By Missy Fluegge / November 13, 2013

Sanofi Pasteur, the world’s largest manufacturer of vaccines, is currently facing serious troubles, as countries around the world are scrutinizing Sanofi’s products and practices. Recently, they have reported a massive third quarter decline of $1.8 billion in vaccine sales. This news follows a previous second quarter report described by one investment website as “pretty ugly […]

Sanofi Pasteur Uses Navy as Guinea Pigs

By VT / April 23, 2010

Sanofi-Aventis, Navy to test traveler’s diarrhea vaccine Paul Tinder 04/16/2010 NEW YORK — French drugmaker Sanofi-Aventis said April 12 that it will work with the U.S. Naval Medical Research Center to develop and test a vaccine for traveler’s diarrhea, The Associated Press reported. The Navy licensed a potential vaccine to the Sanofi Pasteur division. […]

Are Vaccinations Good Parenting?

By VT / January 4, 2010

. . . 1/04/2010 While shopping near the kids section of a clothing store last week, a brochure caught my eye. The front was adorned with a very large picture of a baby caught in wide-eyed surprise. The title read, “Whooping cough sounds scary. Promise me you’ll get vaccinated.” As a father of 8, […]

Sanofi-Pasteur Removes Thimerosal Free Vaccine from Market

By VT / December 18, 2009

. . . Brandon Turbeville December 17, 2009 On December 15, 2009 the CDC released a statement announcing the recall of 800,000 doses of H1N1 vaccine from the market. This was a story that should have received widespread coverage in the national media but, instead, largely died out at the local news level. Although […]