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COMMENTARY: Is Japan Deaf to Mumps Vaccination?

Plotkin, Stanley A. MD

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal: March 2009 - Volume 28 - Issue 3 - p 176
doi: 10.1097/INF.0b013e31818a8cc6
Invited Commentary

From the University of Pennsylvania, Doylestown, PA.

Accepted for publication August 14, 2008.

The author is employed as a consultant to Sanofi Pasteur, and has been a consultant to Merck. Both manufacturers produce mumps vaccines.

Address for correspondence: Stanley A. Plotkin, MD, University of Pennsylvania, 4650 Wismer Rd, Doylestown, PA 18902. E-mail:

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