The RTS,S Malaria Vaccine

This fact sheet provides an overview of the RTS,S/AS01 malaria vaccine, which has been shown to provide partial protection against malaria infection in children. It summarizes the development history of the vaccine and explains how it will be implemented in parts of sub-Saharan Africa beginning in 2019.

Author: PATH

Published: 2019

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Resource types: PATH resource, Fact sheet

Diseases/vaccines: Malaria

Topics: Disease/vaccine specific information

Regions: Africa