REGULATORY

MHLW Panel to Discuss Changing Current Transitional Period for Pneumococcal Vaccinations in Elderly

November 2, 2018
A health ministry panel on vaccine policies began on October 31 discussing future plans for the transitional period to vaccinate the elderly with pneumococcal vaccines through public vaccination programs. The Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare (MHLW) started in 2014…

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