Qiagen, Merck Team on HPV Screening, Vaccination in Rwanda | GenomeWeb

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Qiagen will provide molecular diagnostics screening to women in Rwanda as part of a national cervical cancer prevention effort announced today.

As part of the initiative announced by Merck, Qiagen, and the government of Rwanda, Qiagen will provide screening for women between the ages of 35 and 45, and Merck will vaccinate girls between 12 and 15 years of age during the first three years of the program.

Get the full story

This story is free
for registered users

Registering provides access to this and other free content.

Register now.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

In Science this week: new single-cell RNA sequencing technique to study proliferating cells, and more.

South African researchers uncover bone cancer in an ancient hominin ancestor.

English bulldogs suffer from low genetic diversity and might have to be outbred to improve their health, according to a new study.

Theresa May tries to reassure researchers about the UK's commitment to science, New Scientist reports.