Merck plans copy of Rotateq in India

MSD Wellcome Trust Hilleman Laboratories, set up in India last year with support from Merck, will attempt to make a copy of the company's Rotateq vaccine for the prevention of diarrhea. Researchers there want to create a copycat that doesn't require refrigeration, making it more accessible to developing nations. Report

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