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Japan COVID-19 News: Syringe shortage hampers vaccination rollout

By Marty Smith

(STL.News) Millions of COVID-19 vaccine doses are going to get wasted in large as Japan struggles to secure special syringes.  Production has been impacted at a large scale while manufacturers are looking for ways to ramp up the production of the syringes.  The country signed a contract with Pfizer of 144 million doses for 72 million people.

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Marty Smith

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