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2006-08-16 04:10:20

HONG KONG (Reuters) - A group of Chinese scientists has linked a 2004 outbreak of polio in an impoverished Chinese province to gaps in China's Immunization program, according to a study to be published in September. In the article, to be published in The Journal of Infectious Diseases, the scientists recommend more widespread Immunization of China's population as well as an end to the use of vaccines containing live but weakened strains of the polio virus. "The outbreak ......