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Affordable Vaccine Brings Africa Near Elimination of Meningitis A – UN Health Agency (allAfrica.com)

Scientists have found that 90 per cent of individuals vaccinated with a meningitis A vaccine costing less than 50 cents a dose had protective antibodies in their system 5 years later, bringing Africa close to elimination of the “highly feared’ disease on the continent, the World Health Organization (WHO) announced today. In the announcement, WHO said…