Monkey pox: why France does not order vaccines against Monkeypox?

And 7! The new health Minister, Brigitte Bourguignonannounced on Wednesday an increase in the number of cases of monkeypox : they are now 7 in France, or 2 more recorded in the last 24 hours, report our colleagues from BFM TV.


Nevertheless, the new boss of French Health was reassuring. Indeed, according to her, France has the necessary stocks to vaccinate case contacts as recommended by health authorities. While all countries order doses like theGermanyI’Spain or even the Belgium.

“We are not expecting an outbreak of the disease, we are taking the necessary precautions, therefore vigilance in this case, and because it is a virus that we no longer saw in Europe”she said on Wednesday morning on RTL.

The strategy is clear: “Spot, detect, isolate”. “We are ready,” she proclaims.

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