Meningococcal Vaccines: Current Issues and Future Strategies

The authors of this article, published in Drugs, provide an overview of the history and current state of meningococcal vaccines. They also review issues related to the vaccines that still need to be addressed including duration of protection, potential increases in non-vaccine serogroups, and vaccine safety and potential interference with other routine vaccines. ABSTRACT ONLY. (Learn how users in developing countries can gain free access to journal articles.)

Author: Cohn AC, Harrison LH

Published: 2013

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Citation: Cohn AC, Harrison LH. Meningococcal Vaccines: Current Issues and Future Strategies. Drugs. 2013;73(11):1147-1155.

Resource types: Peer-reviewed journal

Diseases/vaccines: Meningococcus

Topics: Vaccine safety and performance, Disease/vaccine specific information

Regions: Global