Malaria vaccine reduced severe and uncomplicated malaria by a third in young infants when given with other routine vaccines

Published on November 9, 2012 at 8:14 AM · No Comments

The results were presented today at the International African Vaccinology Conference  in Cape Town and published in the New England Journal of Medicine. They will also be discussed at the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene conference in Atlanta, US at which more than 50 staff and students from the School will be presenting research on various aspects of tropical medicine and public health.

About the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine is a world-leading centre for research and postgraduate education in public and global health, with 4000 students and more than 1300 staff working in over 100 countries. The School is one of the highest-rated research institutions in the UK, and was recently cited as one of the world's top universities for collaborative research. The School's mission is to improve health and health equity in the UK and worldwide; working in partnership to achieve excellence in public and global health research, education and translation of knowledge into policy and practice. www.lshtm.ac.uk

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