Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, July 4th, 2000
Based on this vote all VFC-eligible children up to age five will have access to Prevnar. This significantly expands the market for Prevnar as 60% of all infants born in the U.S. are eligible for VFC and will substantially increase the public health impact of the vaccine.
The VFC is intended to increase childhood immunization levels by providing federally purchased vaccines to children who are enrolled in Medicaid, have no health insurance, are underinsured, or who are American Indian or...
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