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Coping with a Diminished Flu Vaccine Supply

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Coping with a Diminished Flu Vaccine Supply

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Coping with a Diminished Flu Vaccine Supply

Coping with a Diminished Flu Vaccine Supply

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America's second-biggest supplier of flu vaccine suspends shipments just ahead of flu season. We examine the effects and consider what the alternatives are.

Guests:

Dr. John Treanor, member of the CDC Advisory Committee for Immunization Practices

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases at the National Institutes of Health