HPV Vaccine Expanded for People Ages 27 to 45
Last updated: Oct 08, 2018
By Denise Grady and Jan Hoffman
The HPV vaccine, which prevents cervical cancer and other malignancies, is now approved for men and women from 27 to 45-years-old, the Food and Drug Administration said on Friday
The vaccine is Gardasil 9, made by Merck, and had been previously approved for minors and people up to age 26.
It works against the human papillomavirus, HPV, which can also cause genital warts…