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Sinovac's PANFLU.1 (H1N1) Regulatory Approval Expanded to Include Geriatric Population
Date:11/17/2009

BEIJING, Nov. 17 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Sinovac Biotech Ltd. ( SVA), a leading developer and provider of vaccines in China, announced today that it received a revised production license from State Food and Drug Administration for Panflu.1, the Company's H1N1 vaccine. The population has been expanded to include people over 60 years old. The shelf life for PANFLU.1 was extended to one year from six months.

Mr. Weidong Yin, Chairman, President and CEO of Sinovac, stated, "The revised license enables Sinovac to provide our H1N1 vaccine to a broader population across China and lengthens the product shelf life. We continue to work closely with Chinese government to provide citizens with international-quality vaccines and to fulfill our mission of supplying vaccines to eliminate human diseases."

About Sinovac

Sinovac Biotech Ltd. is a China-based biopharmaceutical company that focuses on the research, development, manufacture and commercialization of vaccines that protect against human infectious diseases. Sinovac's vaccine products include Healive(R) (hepatitis A), Bilive(R) (combined hepatitis A and B), and Anflu(R) (influenza). PANFLU.1(TM), Sinovac's H1N1 vaccine, and Panflu(TM), Sinovac's pandemic influenza vaccine (H5N1), have already been approved for government stockpiling. Sinovac is developing vaccines for enterovirus 71, universal pandemic influenza, Japanese encephalitis vaccine, and human rabies vaccine. Its wholly owned subsidiary, Tangshan Yian, is has submitted an application for approval with the Ministry of Agriculture for its independently developed inactivated animal rabies vaccine.

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This announcement contains forward-looking statements. These statements are made under the "safe harbor" provisions of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements can be identified by words or phrases such as "will," "expects," "anticipates," "future," "intends," "plans," "believes," "estimates" and similar statements. Among other things, the business outlook and quotations from management in this press release contain forward-looking statements. Statements that are not historical facts, including statements about Sinovac's beliefs and expectations, are forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements involve inherent risks and uncertainties. A number of important factors could cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in any forward-looking statement. Sinovac does not undertake any obligation to update any forward-looking statement, except as required under applicable law.

    For further information, please contact:

    Sinovac Biotech Ltd.
     Helen G. Yang
     Tel:  +86-10-8289-0088 x9871
     Fax:  +86-10-6296-6910
     Email: info@sinovac.com

    Investors:
    The Ruth Group
     Amy Glynn/Stephanie Carrington
     Tel:  +1-646-536-7023/7017
     Email: aglynn@theruthgroup.com
            scarrington@theruthgroup.com

    Media
    The Ruth Group
     Janine McCargo
     Tel:    +1-646-536-7033
     Email:  jmccargo@theruthgroup.com

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