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Vaccines 2019, 7(1), 25;

Pneumococcal Vaccines: Challenges and Prospects

Murdoch Children’s Research Institute, Melbourne, VIC 3052, Australia
Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia
Immunobiology and Vaccinology Research Laboratory, First Department of Paediatrics, Aghia Sofia Children’s Hospital, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, 111527 Athens, Greece
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Received: 22 February 2019 / Accepted: 25 February 2019 / Published: 27 February 2019
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Vaccines for Pneumococcal Infections)
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Infections with the bacterium Streptococcus pneumoniae are one of the most common causes of morbidity and mortality in children less than five years of age worldwide, mostly in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) [...] View Full-Text
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