Flublok, new flu vaccine, approved by the FDA

January 17, 2013 2:32:54 PM PST
The FDA approved a new flu vaccine called FluBlok.

That means that people who haven't been able to get the traditional flu vaccine because they are allergic to eggs will be able to get FluBlok.

FluBlok can be easily produced in large quantities, which offers the potential for faster start up in the event of a pandemic, according to the manufacturer.