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March 02, 2005

THIS ISN'T ENCOURAGING:

The world is poorly prepared for a future influenza pandemic, with only a dozen countries purchasing significant quantities of antiviral drugs and just 50 with contingency plans on how to cope with such an outbreak.

One word: Tamiflu. But that's just a start: We need more research on rapid vaccine production, too. And not just for flu.