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Over 120 vaccines have been proposed across the world and WHO is tracking details in a landscaping exercise on their type and progress.
WHO is fostering regular open dialogue between researchers and vaccine developers to expedite the exchange of scientific results, debate concerns, and propose rapid and robust methods for vaccine evaluation.