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China’s Best Shot: GSK, Novartis Gear Up For Vaccine Prime Time

This article was originally published in PharmAsia News

Executive Summary

With its large population, one-child policy and increasing emphasis on preventative care, China is poised for a vaccine boom. The catalyst for growth may come from the expected modernization of the country’s massive national immunization program.

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