Blog Post Examines Questions Over Long-Term Safety Of Dengue Fever Vaccine
Humanosphere: Questions hover over Asia’s first dengue vaccination program in Philippines
Humanosphere reporter Lisa Nikolau discusses the launch of a school-based immunization campaign in the Philippines to deliver the Dengvaxia vaccine to prevent dengue fever. She writes, “So far, the program appears to be running without difficulties, but some health professionals are concerned that the vaccine was released before researchers could ensure its long-term safety…” (5/11).
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