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Nov 13, 2013

Nov 13, 2013
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Sudan polio vaccination stall gets high-level UN attention

The UN Security Council has been asked to jump-start vaccination efforts.

Oct 17, 2008

Oct 17, 2008

US antiterrorism rules restrict vaccine exports

(CIDRAP News) – A recent Associated Press (AP) report revealed that, in the name of preventing biological attacks, the United States has rules barring the exportation of vaccines for avian influenza, smallpox, yellow fever, and many other pathogens to five countries classified as sponsors of terrorism.