Monthly Archives: October 2018

Another customer base for Gardasil

In 2014 the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Gardasil 9 for use in males and females aged 9 through to 26 years. And as the US market for Gardasil declines there is a new customer base for this dangerous vaccine.

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On October 5 2018 the FDA approved Gardasil 9 for use in women and men aged 27 through 45 years. This is a very strange move owing to the fact that for the last ten years the FDA had denied Merck’s request to expand the Gardasil market to adults. Continue reading

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Another antenatal vaccine in the pipeline

When the Australian Government announced its free whooping-cough (pertussis) vaccine for every pregnant woman in the country I was shocked. I had not thought that pregnant women would be targeted for vaccination. But little did I know there were more to come. Continue reading

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