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Failure to vaccinate blamed for rise in mumps and rubella

10 April 2013

Professor Judith Breuer (UCL Infection) said: "People didn't get their children vaccinated, and as a result we have a cohort of children, particularly older children and young teenagers, who didn't have the vaccine or only had one vaccine. And those children are susceptible." Watch: BBC 2's Newsnight (from 16 mins)