News of Note—Indian vaccine controversy, Genocea and more

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In this week's news of note, Genocea named two new executives. (Pixabay)

Here is some other vaccine news of note for the week:

> Officials in India inadvertently distributed a batch of tainted polio vaccines, but the WHO said the risk of infection for children was "minimal." Reuters article

> Genocea appointed Thomas Davis as its chief medical officer and Derek Meisner as its general counsel. Release

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> OncBioMune kicked off a phase 2 trial of a candidate vaccine to treat prostate cancer. Release

> BlueWIllow Biologics picked up a Small Business Innovation Research grant from the National Institutes of Health to work on a chlamydia vaccine. Release