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UK experts back meningitis B jab

A vaccine that protects against a deadly form of meningitis is to be introduced in the UK.

The Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation said the injection should be rolled out across the UK - as long as a suitable price can be agreed with manufacturers.

The move overturns a controversial decision last summer to reject the jab.

Dominic Hughes reports.

  • 21 Mar 2014
  • From the section Health
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