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[1 Nov] Preventing Invasive Salmonella Disease in Africa: A tale of two vaccines

Both Typhoid Fever and invasive non-typhoidal Salmonella (iNTS) have emerged as high burden diseases in subSaharan Africa in recent decades. This seminar discussed the ongoing work towards vaccine prevention of these invasive bacterial diseases, spanning epidemiology, disease pathogenesis, genomics, natural and vaccine-derived immune protection and ongoing clinical trials. 

 

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Preventing Invasive Salmonella Disease in Africa: A tale of two vaccines 1 November 2023
Nov 01 2023 -

[1 Nov] Preventing Invasive Salmonella Disease in Africa: A tale of two vaccines

Professor Melita Gordon presented on the increasing burden of Typhoid Fever and invasive non-typhoidal Salmonella in sub-Saharan Africa, and discussed ongoing efforts in vaccine prevention, covering epidemiology, genomics, immunity and clinical trials.

Hybrid event

In-person attendance at:
Adam House Basement Lecture Theatre
3 Chambers Street
Edinburgh
EH1 1HR