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The Food and Drug Administration will require at least 60m doses of the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine to be discarded due to problems at a factory, the Washington Post reports.

The spoiled doses come from a Baltimore-area Emergent BioSolutions plant and come on top of 15m doses already discarded.

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