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Jakarta begins testing new dengue vaccine

  • Andreas D. Arditya

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Wed, June 8 2011 | 07:00 am

PREMIUM Eight hundred children throughout Jakarta are expected to receive doses of a new vaccine starting today (Wednesday), as part of region-wide trials of a new dengue fever vaccine.

Jakarta Health Agency chief Dien Emmawati said the test subjects would receive the shots at five community health centers in Jakarta.

The participating community health centers are in Senen in Central Jakarta...