Pharmaceutical Executive-11-08-2005

Pharmaceutical Executive

November 08, 2005

Legal experts analyze the differences between the first two Vioxx trials and what allowed Merck to be successful this time around. They also offer insight about what to expect going forward.

The success of a 1999 program to vaccinate children in high-risk areas against Hepatitis A prompted the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices to recommend universal use. But the vaccine may face minor hurdles from insurance companies and states.