Manufacturer Recalls 800,000 Doses of H1N1 Vaccine; Flu Experts Not Worried

No big deal. That's what infectious disease experts are saying about drugmaker Sanofi Pasteur's recall of about 800,000 pediatric doses of its vaccine against pandemic H1N1 influenza because of low potency. The recall was announced by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Tuesday. "It is a pain the neck, but not a major crisis," said Dr. William Schaffner, chair of Vanderbilt University School of Medicine's Department of Preventive Medicine in Nashville, Tenn. "This should not...Full Story
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