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France to Sanofi: It is unacceptable for vaccine to go to U.S. first

Christian Fernsby |
It would be unacceptable for Sanofi to cater first to the U.S. market if it finds a coronavirus vaccine, deputy finance minister Agnes Pannier-Runacher said Thursday.

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Topics: FRANCE    SANOFI    U.S.   

“For us, it would be unacceptable for there to be privileged access to such and such a country for financial reasons,” Pannier-Runacher told Sud Radio after Sanofi’s boss said the U.S. government would have the right to the biggest vaccine advance orders.

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