• Phase 3 Efficacy Analysis of a Typhoid Conjugate Vaccine Trial in Nepal

    9 monthes ago - By New England Journal of Medicine

    Typhoid fever is a systemic illness caused by Salmonella enterica serovar Typhi. An estimated 11 million to 21 million cases of febrile illness and 117,000 to 161,000 deaths are attributed to the disease each year. Typhoid fever is a major public health problem in Kathmandu, Nepal, where S. Typhi...
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  • Parting the Clouds over Typhoid with a New Conjugate Vaccine

    9 monthes ago - By New England Journal of Medicine

    Typhoid fever is caused by fecal-oral transmission of Salmonella enterica serovar Typhi. It has been a deadly companion to mankind for centuries, affecting 10.9 million persons and resulting in an estimated 116,800 deaths per year. Although vaccines against typhoid have been available...
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  • Vaccine Against Typhoid 81% Effective in Nepal: Study

    Vaccine Against Typhoid 81% Effective in Nepal: Study

    9 monthes ago - By Medindia Health

    Caused by the Salmonella Typhi, typhoid is a major cause of fever in children in low- and middle-income countries, responsible for around 11 million cases and more than 116,000 deaths a year worldwide.
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