Group B Streptococcus Vaccine Development Technology Roadmap

This report provides a strategic framework for group B Streptococcus (GBS) vaccine development. It identifies priority activities in four key categories—research; vaccine development; key capacities; and policy, commercialization, and delivery—that need to be undertaken in order to develop and license high-quality, safe, effective, and affordable GBS vaccines for maternal immunization during pregnancy to prevent GBS-related stillbirth and invasive disease in neonates and young infants globally.

Author: World Health Organization

Published: 2017

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Resource types: Report

Diseases/vaccines: Group B Streptococcus (GBS)

Topics: Vaccine safety and performance, Disease/vaccine specific information

Regions: Global