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Meningitis A vaccine breaks barrier; first to gain approval to travel outside cold chain
Date:11/14/2012

there were no cases of meningitis A in individuals who received one dose of MenAfriVac during the 2010 nationwide mass campaigns.
  • In 2012, about 85 percent of Burkina Faso patients suspected of having contracted meningitis were sampled, but none of those cases appear to have been caused by meningitis A.
  • In Niger, no meningitis A cases have been identified in the 1- to 29-year-old target population that received the vaccine in 2010 or 2011, and the number of meningitis cases is at its lowest since 2003.

    "The new flexibility in delivering this vaccine represents a huge step forward," said Zaffran, director of Optimize, the PATH-WHO collaboration. "It took the work of a dedicated team to break through political, operational, and regulatory barriers to get this vaccine re-labeled."


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