The MR vaccine contains negligible traces of pork gelatin to stabilise the medicine against the effects of temperature. Photo: EPAThe MR vaccine contains negligible traces of pork gelatin to stabilise the medicine against the effects of temperature. Photo: EPA
The MR vaccine contains negligible traces of pork gelatin to stabilise the medicine against the effects of temperature. Photo: EPA

‘Non-halal’ measles-rubella vaccine hits resistance in Muslim Indonesia

The country is running out of time to achieve its goal of inoculating 32 million infants and children by the end of September

Topic |   Indonesia
The MR vaccine contains negligible traces of pork gelatin to stabilise the medicine against the effects of temperature. Photo: EPAThe MR vaccine contains negligible traces of pork gelatin to stabilise the medicine against the effects of temperature. Photo: EPA
The MR vaccine contains negligible traces of pork gelatin to stabilise the medicine against the effects of temperature. Photo: EPA
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