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World's First Malaria Vaccine To Be Given To 360,000 African Children

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World's First Malaria Vaccine To Be Given To 360,000 African Children

World's First Malaria Vaccine To Be Given To 360,000 African Children

The World Health Organization announced on Tuesday that approximately 360,000 children in three African countries will receive the world&apos;s first malaria vaccine as part of a large-scale pilot project.

CNN reports that Malawi has already begun vaccinating children under two years of age, while Kenya and Ghana are scheduled to begin using the vaccine in the coming weeks.

The vaccine offers partial protection from the disease.

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