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May 31, 2012

May 31, 2012

Early flu-vaccine production forecast: up to 149 million doses

(CIDRAP News) – As health officials take stock of a 2011-12 flu season that was lighter and later than usual, flu vaccine makers are releasing production estimates that add up to a somewhat lower total than the early estimate at this time a year ago.

Feb 28, 2012

Feb 28, 2012

FDA picks two new vaccine strains for 2012-13 flu season

(CIDRAP News) – An advisory group to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today selected two new strains for the 2012-13 seasonal flu vaccine, based on a recent recommendation from the World Health Organization (WHO).


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