TITLE

Pandemic plan: Is the vaccine supply secure?

AUTHOR(S)
Hadaway, Ben
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/16/2004, Vol. 170 Issue 6, p940
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the contract between the Canadian government and Shire Biologics, under which the firm will provide pandemic influenza vaccine for the Canadian Pandemic Influenza Plan of Health Canada. Value of the deal; Concerns over the proposal of Shire Pharmaceuticals Group to sell its business division, Shire Biologics; Views on the plan.
ACCESSION #
12435718

 

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