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Of the 216 confirmed cases in the modified vaccinated cohort, 6 occurred in the HZ/su group and 210 in the placebo group following a mean follow-up of 3.24 months . The entire incidence of herpes zoster per 1000 person-years was 0.3 in the HZ/su group and 9.1 in the placebo group, for an overall vaccine efficacy of 97.2 percent among participants who were 50 years or older. There was no significant difference in vaccine efficacy among this groups . The entire vaccine efficacy was identical in the full total vaccinated cohort . Reactogenicity and Safety In the reactogenicity subgroup, solicited or unsolicited symptoms within seven days after vaccination were reported in 84.4 percent of participants in the HZ/su group and 37.8 percent in the placebo group .The acquisition of Auden Mckenzie makesActavisthe number one provider of generic pharmaceuticals in theUKand gives the Company the number three position in the supply ofUKpharmaceuticals. The acquisition of Auden Mckenzie is normally a strategic mixture that makesActavisthe number one generic firm in theUKand aligns with our strategy to set up a leading position in all of our markets, franchises and therapeutic classes, saidBrent Saunders, CEO and President of Actavis. Auden Mckenzie's knowledge in the development and commercialization of high value, technically demanding formulations as well as specialized and specific niche market opportunities is complementary to and expandsActavis'UKbusiness concentrate, saidRobert Stewart, Executive Vice President Actavis, and President, Generics and Global Operations.