This article is from the Childhood Vaccinations FAQ, by Lynn Gazis-Sax email@example.com with numerous contributions by others.
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Degos, Francoise. Immunisation contre le virus de l'h=E9patite B :
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fdabbs.fda.gov (login using name "bbs") (more recently,
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Also available on the net is the Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report
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by gopher at Duke University.
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A list of Internet and Bitnet Health Sciences resources, compiled by
Lee Hancock, can be ftped from the pub/nic directory of ftp.sura.net.