Vaccine

Vaccine publishes independent survey showing overwhelming preference for Needle-free technology in large-scale intradermal polio vaccination campaign

The campaign, sponsored by the World Health Organization as part of its polio eradication efforts, vaccinated 500,000 children, aged 4 – 59 months, over a one-week period in early 2019.  Data on acceptability of the PharmaJet Tropis Needle-Free Injection System was collected from 610 vaccinators and 4,898 caregivers.  Of those with prior needle and syringe…

First large-scale polio vaccination campaign using PharmaJet intradermal Needle-free Injector

GOLDEN, Colo. — February 5, 2020 — PharmaJet®, the maker of innovative, needle-free injection technology, today announced the publication of independent survey results from the first large-scale campaign using its needle-free technology. The paper, entitled Needle-free injectors for mass administration of fractional dose inactivated poliovirus vaccine (fIPV) in Karachi, Pakistan: A survey of caregiver and vaccinator acceptability, was published in Vaccine on January 23, 2020.