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Temperature Sensitivity of Vaccines

This document addresses issues regarding potential exposure of temperature-sensitive vaccines to freezing temperatures and provides updated information on vaccine vial monitors, as well as a discussion of future advances in cold chain technology.

Author: World Health Organization

Published: 2006

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Resource types: Report

Diseases/vaccines: Japanese encephalitis, Meningococcus, Pneumococcus, Rotavirus, Influenza, Polio

Topics: Cold chain technologies, Presentation and packaging, Vaccine stabilization and formulation

Regions: Global