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Struggling Daiichi stumbles with vaccine production again

As if Daiichi Sankyo didn't have trouble enough, the struggling Japanese drugmaker, which is laying off thousands of employees to cut costs, is again having issues with its vaccine production.

GSK recalls infant vaccine in Australia

A baby vaccine supplied by GlaxoSmithKline Australia has been recalled over concerns about bacteria found in the Belgian factory where it was made.

Baxter recalls 300K flu vaccines

Baxter International ($BAX) has issued a voluntary recall of 300,000 doses of its popular flu vaccine Preflucel after a higher-than-expected number of side effects were reported in those who got the

Intercell recalls encephalitis vaccine batch

Austria-based vaccine maker Intercell has recalled a batch of its Japanese encephalitis vaccine Ixiaro in the European Union. The drugmaker says some vaccines at the end of their shelf life lacked

Daiichi recalls Sanofi ActHIB vax in Japan

Daiichi Sankyo announced it will recall 13 lots in Japan of a Sanofi Pasteur ActHIB vaccine--whose use has been suspended in the country--due to an unidentified substance found in two syringes. Japan

Hospitalized girls prompt Gardasil recall

A bolt out of the blue hit Merck's Gardasil, with two 14-year-old girls in Spain hospitalized after receiving the human papillomavirus vaccine. Health authorities in Spain have now withdrawn an