Under consent: participation of people with HIV in an Ebola vaccine trial in Canada

BMC Medical Ethics
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Research article
Under consent: participation of people with HIV in an Ebola vaccine trial in Canada
Little is known about volunteers from Northern research settings who participate in vaccine trials of highly infectious diseases with no approved treatments. This article explores the motivations of HIV immunocompromised study participants in Canada who volunteered in a Phase II clinical trial that evaluated the safety and immunogenicity of an Ebola vaccine candidate.
Authors: Pierre-Marie David, Benjamin Mathiot, Oumy Thiongane and Janice E. Graham
Citation: BMC Medical Ethics 2021 22:42
Content type: Research article
Published on: 9 April 2021