DoH repeat MMR study

Hartley, Jo
August 2002
GP: General Practitioner;8/19/2002, p1
Reports the decision of the Great Britain Dept. of Health to repeat the research on MMR vaccine. Properties of the vaccine; Link between MMR and development of autism; Alliances of researchers with pediatric gastroenterology department at the Royal Free Hospital to assess the safety of the vaccine.


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