Vaccination: rattling the supply chain

Bull World Health Organ. 2011 May 1;89(5):324-5. doi: 10.2471/BLT.11.030511.


The introduction of new vaccines, combined with a push to expand immunization globally to reach every child, is straining vaccine supply chains to the limit. New thinking on the way vaccines are delivered is needed. Gary Humphreys reports.

Publication types

  • News

MeSH terms

  • Global Health*
  • Humans
  • Immunization Programs / economics
  • Immunization Programs / organization & administration*
  • United Nations / organization & administration
  • Vaccines / supply & distribution*


  • Vaccines