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Position Papers - Meningococcal

Meningococcal A Conjugate Vaccine: Updated Guidance
February 20, 2015
Note: A position paper on meningococcal vaccines was published in 2011 and its recommendations remain valid. This update adds to the previous recommendations specifically concerning routine immunization of infants and young children in the African meningitis belt with meningococcal A conjugate vaccine, following discussions at the October 2014 SAGE meeting.
Meningococcal Vaccines
November 18, 2011
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