Estimating the contribution of different age strata to vaccine serotype pneumococcal transmission in the pre vaccine era: a modelling study

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Estimating the contribution of different age strata to vaccine serotype pneumococcal transmission in the pre vaccine era: a modelling study
Herd protection through interruption of transmission has contributed greatly to the impact of pneumococcal conjugate vaccines (PCVs) and may enable the use of cost-saving reduced dose schedules. To aid PCV age…
Authors: Stefan Flasche, Marc Lipsitch, John Ojal and Amy Pinsent
Citation: BMC Medicine 2020 18:129
Content type: Research article
Published on: 10 June 2020