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J&J Covid-19 vaccines lost

J&J vaccines lost during manufacturing. FDA will conduct an investigation.

Where: Baltimore, MD

The Facts

▪ An estimated 15 million doses of J&J’s one-shot Covid-19 vaccine were destroyed.

▪ Allegedly employees at a production facility in Baltimore, MD accidentally mixed up vaccine dosages due to human error.

▪ Emergent Biosolutions, the production facility, is a partner to both J&J and AstraZeneca.

▪ J&J vaccines currently being delivered nationwide were produced in the Netherlands.

▪ J&J released a statement saying, “This quality control process identified one batch of drug substance that did not meet quality standards at Emergent Biosolution”.

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