• FDA Recommends New Monkeypox Vaccine Strategy to Stretch Supply

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    On August 9, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued an emergency use authorization for a new way of administering the Jynneos monkeypox vaccine. The move allows doctors to give patients smaller doses in order to get more shots out of each vial and protect more people quickly. It's the latest step in the federal government's response to the growing monkeypox outbreak, which it declared a public health emergency on August 4.
    While the government has shipped nearly 620,000 doses of vaccines around the country so far, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates about...
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