One Shot to Stop Group B Streptococcus

This fact sheet describes PATH’s work to develop a vaccine against Group B Streptococcus. It details current prevention methods, global disease burden, and the maternal immunization strategy. It also describes PATH’s vaccine development partnership with the Biovac Institute in Cape Town, South Africa.

Author: PATH

Published: 2018

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Resource types: PATH resource, Fact sheet

Diseases/vaccines: Group B Streptococcus (GBS)

Topics: Disease/vaccine specific information

Regions: Global