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What Do the Next 100 Years Hold for Pneumococcal Vaccination?

This editorial article, published in Expert Review of Vaccines, provides a brief historical overview of vaccination against pneumococcal disease and offers a perspective on the future of pneumococcal vaccines. The authors describe the scientific challenges that lie ahead for pneumococcal vaccine development and emphasize the importance of meeting these challenges before elimination of pneumococcal disease can be within reach.

Author: Rijkers GT, van Mens SP, van Velzen-Blad H

Published: 2010

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Citation: Rijkers GT, van Mens SP, van Velzen-Blad H. What Do the Next 100 Years Hold for Pneumococcal Vaccination? Expert Review of Vaccines. 2010;9(11): 1241-4.

Resource types: Peer-reviewed journal

Diseases/vaccines: Pneumococcus

Topics: Disease/vaccine specific information

Regions: Global