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Tracing Flu Vaccine Shortage from Liverpool to U.S.

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Tracing Flu Vaccine Shortage from Liverpool to U.S.

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Tracing Flu Vaccine Shortage from Liverpool to U.S.

Tracing Flu Vaccine Shortage from Liverpool to U.S.

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NPR's Snigdha Prakash looks at the events that led to the sudden shortage of flu vaccine across the United States. What was happening in the five weeks between the appearance of problems at Chiron's plant in Liverpool, England, and the decision to withdraw their entire supply?

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