The Injection Business How Safe Is the Swine Flu Vaccine?

Swine flu symptoms may generally be mild but in a bid to prevent a pandemic health officials and pharmaceutical companies are planning to administer a new, little-tested vaccine to millions of Germans. Meanwhile, officials in the United States are taking a more cautious approach to fighting the virus.
Von SPIEGEL Staff
A GSK employee in Dresden working on the production of a vaccine for the swine flu.

A GSK employee in Dresden working on the production of a vaccine for the swine flu.

Foto: DPA
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan