TITLE

Novartis ready for any flu fights

AUTHOR(S)
Gordon, Michael
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;7/31/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 30, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the plans by Novartis to build the first cell culture-derived influenza vaccine manufacturing plant in Holly Springs, North Carolina. The $600 million facility will be able to produce 50 million doses/year of seasonal trivalent flu vaccines. In an event of an influenza pandemic, the site is planned to expand production to 150 million doses/year within six months of a declaration.
ACCESSION #
21958033

 

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