Meningococcal Meningitis

This JAMA Patient Page describes meningococcal meningitis, its causes, risk factors, and prevention measures.

Fonte: Meningococcal Meningitis

Meningitis Vax Works — for Gonorrhea

 

E essa agora! A vacina contra meningo B reduziu a incidência de gonorreia.

Unexpected finding might point way to first vaccine against the disease

Fonte: Meningitis Vax Works — for Gonorrhea

Infections Nearly Halved After Meningococcal Vaccine Intro in UK

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Infant immunization with the Bexsero vaccine led to a 42% decrease in the number of cases of meningococcal B meningitis and septicemia in the first year.

Fonte: Infections Nearly Halved After Meningococcal Vaccine Intro in UK

Há muito tempo se desejava uma vacina eficaz contra o meningococo B. Será que agora chegamos lá?