Impact of BCG vaccination on incidence of tuberculosis disease in southern Ireland

BMC Infectious Diseases
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Research article
Impact of BCG vaccination on incidence of tuberculosis disease in southern Ireland
Tuberculosis (TB) is the ninth leading cause of death worldwide and the leading cause from a single infectious agent. Bacillus Calmette-Guerin (BCG) is the only licensed vaccine for TB, yet its efficacy remain…
Authors: Eileen Sweeney, Darren Dahly, Nahed Seddiq, Gerard Corcoran, Mary Horgan and Corinna Sadlier
Citation: BMC Infectious Diseases 2019 19:397
Published on: 9 May 2019