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    HERA: Getting ready for future health emergencies

    The European Commission has launched the European Health and Emergency Preparedness and response Authority (HERA) with the aim of preventing, detecting and rapidly responding to future health emergencies. Research and innovation will be a central piece in HERA, as the new authority sets out to promote and support the development of medical technologies and their production. HERA will fill a gap in the EU's current health emergency response and preparedness capacity and constitute a key pillar in the European Health Union.


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