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Biotech Firm Creates Swine Flu Vaccine

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A swine flu vaccine might be on the horizon.

The Boston biotechnology firm Replikins says it's developed a swine flu vaccine that can be made 100 times faster than current flu vaccines.

It still needs the approval of federal regulators.

This comes as Massachusetts has confirmed 8 more cases of the H1N1 virus, bringing the total number to 115 cases in the state.

All the patients are expected to recover.

This program aired on May 14, 2009. The audio for this program is not available.

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