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Global Syringe Shortage Jeopardizes Mass Vaccination Campaigns

Executive Summary Global vaccination campaigns have been stymied by a syringe shortage as disposable syringes, made out of plastics, are being widely used by healthcare workers worldwide to inoculate people. The world needs around 8-10 billion syringes to administer the COVID-19 vaccine doses alone.    The syringe shortage is likely to persist in...