Improved anthrax vaccine is needed, claims reportBMJ 2002; 324 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.324.7338.630/b (Published 16 March 2002) Cite this as: BMJ 2002;324:630
- Charles Marwick
The anthrax vaccine licensed in the United States is safe and effective, but it has major drawbacks that “underscore the need for a new and improved alternative,” said Dr Brian Strom, announcing the publication of a report on anthrax vaccine by the US Institute of Medicine.
Dr Strom, professor of biostatistics and epidemiology at the University of Pennsylvania, chaired the committee that prepared the report. …