• Chinese Police Opened an Investigation Into Reports of Expired Polio Vaccinations

    5 monthes ago - By Time

    Chinese authorities say they have opened an investigation into reports that over 100 children received an expired polio vaccine, the latest scandal over defective medication to roil the country's embattled pharmaceutical industry.
    At least 145 children received the vaccines at a country health clinic in China's eastern Jiangsu province on Jan. 7 despite an expiry date of Dec. 11, according to Chinese state media. The children who were administered the vaccines were between three months and four years old, the South China Morning Post reported.
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