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Japan To Import 20 Million New H1N1 Flu Vaccine Doses

This article was originally published in PharmAsia News

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Japan's Minister of Health, Labor and Welfare Yoichi Masuzoe announced Japan will purchase new flu vaccines from overseas makers for as many as 20 million people. The plan is to fill a gap in domestic vaccine manufacturing. Japan plans to vaccinate 53 million people by the end of the fiscal year, and four domestic makers are able to produce 30 million vaccines. MHLW will establish funding for the imports. However, the Ministry did not say if the imported vaccines will have to go through clinical trials in Japan. (Click here for more - Japanese language
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