From Reuters: The highlighing is ours. The PCV1 and PCV2 were found in RotaTeq. The PCV2 virus is known to cause wasting disease in pigs. But you can relax, there's no "evidence of harm" to your baby. The FDA just posted Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee Meeting Background Material Porcine Circovirus and Rotavirus Vaccines on their site with more informaion.
WASHINGTON, May 6 (Reuters) - Pieces of DNA from two pig viruses were found in Merck & Co Inc's (MRK.N) rotavirus vaccine, but there was no evidence of a safety risk, U.S. health officials said on Thursday.
The finding follows a March announcement of an apparently harmless pig virus found in a rival rotavirus vaccine from GlaxoSmithKline Plc (GSK.L). (Editing by Maureen Bavdek)
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