RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - For 14 years the Paraná-based Globobiotech has been producing eggs in a farm that operates as a fully controlled laboratory.
The production of the flu vaccine in Brazil depends on chicken eggs. Just as the country is one of the global leaders in agribusiness, the Butantan Institute is a world reference in the use of eggs with bird embryos for the production of vaccines. It is this very technique that will be used in the development of a new vaccine against the coronavirus, the Butanvac.
The production of vaccines from chicken eggs in Brazil dates . . .