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Taking Stock of Flu Vaccine

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Taking Stock of Flu Vaccine

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Taking Stock of Flu Vaccine

Taking Stock of Flu Vaccine

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Why is it so hard to produce adequate supplies of influenza vaccine? Can vaccine shortages be prevented in the future?

Frank Sloan, chairman, Committee on Evaluation of Vaccine Purchase Financing in the United States. J. Alexander McMahon professor of health policy and management, and professor of economics at Duke University.

Dr. Theodore Eickhoff, professor of medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center.