VACCINE UNDER WATCH

 
Last Updated: Saturday 04 July 2015

The Supreme Court recently asked the Union government to consider banning the production of anti-rabies vaccine from sheep. The court highlighted allegations that patients administered such vaccines faced the danger of paralysis and even death.

Hearing a petition that charged the companies with manufacturing vaccines in dismal conditions, the court also ordered an expert panel report on the issue.

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