June Vaccine Centre Talk
The talk will cover the following topics:
1. Effect of maternally-derived anti-protein and anti-capsular IgG antibodies on the rate of acquisition of nasopharyngeal carriage of pneumococcus in newborns.
John Ojal, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine and KEMRI-Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Kilifi, Kenya
2. A proposed study design to assess The effect of fractional doses of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV13) on immunogenicity and vaccine-serotype carriage in Kenyan infants.
Kate Gallagher, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine