1. FDA Approves First Vaccine for Dengue Disease Prevention in Endemic Regions  Pharmacy Times
  2. Sanofi wins FDA approval to sell dengue shot in parts of US  ABS-CBN News
  3. FDA approves the first vaccine for dengue fever, but with major restrictions  STAT
  4. Sanofi’s Dengue Vaccine Gets FDA Approval  Wall Street Journal
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Dengue is endemic in the United States territories of American Samoa, Guam, Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands.

FDA Approves First Vaccine for Dengue Disease Prevention in Endemic Regions

The US Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday approved Sanofi SA's dengue vaccine Dengvaxia for use in the United States among people aged 9 through 16 who have laboratory-confirmed previous dengue infection and live in endemic areas.  The US Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday approved Sanofi SA's dengue vaccine Dengvaxia for use in the United States among people aged 9 through 16 who have laboratory-confirmed previous dengue infection and live in endemic areas. 

Sanofi wins FDA approval to sell dengue shot in parts of US | ABS-CBN News

The vaccine protects against a common disease but has generated controversy due to evidence it can increase the risk of severe infection in some people.The vaccine protects against a common disease but has generated controversy due to evidence it can increase the risk of severe infection in some people.

FDA approves the first vaccine for dengue fever, but with major restrictions