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An advance market commitment for AIDS vaccines: accelerating the response from industry

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Paul, W et al.
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New York, Internatioal AIDS Vaccine Initiative, 2006

In the following chapters, we consider an AMC for AIDS vaccines in detail and discuss its implications. Chapter 2 proposes and justifies specific terms for an AIDS vaccine AMC, outlining technical specifications for vaccines, country eligibility requirements, guaranteed price and maximum quantity, and long-term price. Chapter 3 summarizes major findings from consultations with the pharmaceutical industry. Chapter 4 presents the results of our analysis of the impact and cost-effectiveness of an AMC for AIDS vaccines. Finally, Chapter 5 summarizes our major findings and outlines the most important areas for further work.