Tag Archives: Influenza pandemic

H1N1 Vaccine Quantities to Fall Short of Predictions

Image by â– Guerry via Flickr The US may not have as many H1N1 flu vaccines available from the get-go as originally anticipated, CBS News reported on Tuesday. According to the report, approximately 45 million doses will be available in mid-October—that’s down from the original plan of 120 million doses. The new plan calls for […]
Posted in Manufacturing | Also tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

WHO Pushes H1N1 Flu to Pandemic State

Image by Quiplash! via Flickr The Word Health Organization just bumped the H1N1 influenza to pandemic alert phase 6 (the highest alert level), making it the first worldwide pandemic in 41 years. According to WHO Director-General Margaret Chan, 30,000 cases of the swine flu have been reported in 74 countries, but there is a very […]
Posted in Manufacturing, Safety | Also tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment
  • Categories

  • Meta