Knowledge Source Identification
Knowledge source name VAC2VAC
Owner/Developer Innovative Medicines Initiative
Abbreviated owner IMI
Country Germany
Languages English
Contact email
Description VAC2VAC is a wide-ranging collaborative research project funded by IMI2 which aims to develop and validate quality testing approaches for both human and veterinary vaccines using non-animal methods. The initiative that started on 1 March 2016 aims to provide the data to support the ‘Consistency Approach’ for quality control of established vaccines. The current quality control approach for final products relies on in vivo methods.
Knowledge Source Category
Category Research Program/Project/Grant
Sub categories EU Program
Knowledge Dissemination and Sharing
Dissemination channel Website
Targeted audience (specified/objective analysis) Industry
Users access Open access
Knowledge Characterization
3Rs relevance Replacement, Reduction
Purpose Validation, Method development
Legislative framework Medicines legislation