BRIEF-Bavarian Nordic: Janssen completes submission for EUAL for Ebola vaccine regimen to WHO

Sept 13 (Reuters) - Bavarian Nordic A/S :

* Said on Monday its partner, Janssen had completed submission for Emergency Use Assessment and Listing (EUAL) for its Ebola vaccine regimen to World Health Organization

* EUAL is special procedure that can be implemented when there is outbreak of disease with high rates of morbidity or mortality and lack of treatment or prevention options

* Said preparations also underway to initiate first-in-human study for multivalent vaccine regimen to combat Ebola, Sudan and Marburg viruses

* Janssen’s investigational preventive Ebola prime-boost vaccine regimen includes Bavarian Nordic’s MVA-BN Filo vaccine

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