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African AIDS Vaccine Programme for a Coordinated and Collaborative Vaccine Development Effort on the Continent

  • Pontiano Kaleebu mail,

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  • Alash'le Abimiku,
  • Shenaaz El-Halabi,
  • Sinata Koulla-Shiro,
  • Nicole Mamotte,
  • Souleymane Mboup,
  • Roy Mugerwa,
  • John Nkengasong,
  • Coumba Toure-Kane,
  • Tim Tucker,
  • Douglas Wassenaar,
  • Carolyn Williamson,
  • Dawit Wolday
  • Published: December 02, 2008
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.0050236

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Competing Interests

Tim Tucker was the consultant contracted to develop the AAVP strategic plan. He received a fee for this. However, this was completed many months back, and he now has no financial connection. There is no financial benefit to him in the publication of this article. We were unable to contact Roy Mugerwa, listed as an author of this paper, before its publication. The corresponding author, Pontiano Kaleebu, has stated that to the best of his knowledge, Roy Mugerwa has no competing interests. The remaining authors have declared that they have no competing interests.