Withdrawal of a mumps vaccine

  title={Withdrawal of a mumps vaccine},
  author={A. Colville and S. Pugh and E. Miller and H. Schmitt and M. Just and A. Neiss},
  journal={European Journal of Pediatrics},
Sir: We would like to comment on some points in your annotation by Schmitt et al. [5] about the replacement of the Urabe Am-9 mumps vaccine strain in the United Kingdom and to correct some factual inaccuracies it contained. The licences for the Urabe Am-9 mumps strain containing vaccines were not withdrawn in the United Kingdom. Vaccines containing this strain are not longer purchased in the national measles mumps rubella (MMR) vaccination programme. The decision to change vaccine supply was… Expand
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