Substantial population protection from Invasive Pneumococcal Disease associated with PCV10 vaccine program in Kilifi, Kenya

Research Brief, April 2019

 

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Summary

The Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine Impact Study (PCVIS) has demonstrated the population effects of 10-valent Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine (PCV10) in Kenya. This brief focuses on the substantial impact of PCV10 on invasive pneumococcal disease (IPD) and pneumococcal carriage and highlights areas for further research.