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200+ Scientists Ask Biden to Adopt “Wartime Footing” to Scale Up Vaccine Production

HeadlineAug 12, 2021

More than 200 prominent doctors, scientists, public health officials and civil society groups have signed an open letter calling on the Biden administration to adopt a wartime footing to massively increase the availability of mRNA vaccines around the world. The scientists warn, “Without urgent and immediate scale up of vaccine production and distribution, millions more will be infected and die.”

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