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11 January 2020
Above photo provided by Professor Ron Dagan What is pneumococcal pneumonia? Can pneumococcal conjugate vaccines help answer the question? By Ron Dagan It is well accepted that acute lower respiratory tract infection (LRI) is the leading cause of deat...
25 October 2019
Above photo provided by Professor William Macharia Potential for improved survival of newborns in sub-Saharan Africa from affordable, non-invasive point-of-care devices   By William M Macharia An estimated 1 million newborns die in sub-Saharan Africa...
01 October 2019
Above photo provided by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Maternal Interventions Vigilance may speed progress against the Sustainable Development Goals’ maternal, neonatal, and child health targets By Ajoke Sobanjo-ter Meulen Over the past thr...
03 September 2019
Above photo provided by The Rockefeller University "Streptococcal bacteria showing their polysaccharide capsule". The Global Pneumococcal Sequencing Project (GPS) By: Stephanie Lo, PhDStreptococcus pneumoniae (or the pneumococcus) has been known for ...


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11 January 2020
Above photo obtained from PATH/Satvir Malhotra. A worker at Serum Institute of India inspects vaccine vials at the company’s vaccine manufacturing division where PNEUMOSIL® and other conjugate vaccines are made. A Comment from the Coordinator Happy new year from the Pneumonia Innovations Network (PIN)! Some exciting news to greet the new year. After over a decade of development and research, Serum Institute of India’s PNEUMOSIL®, a new and highly anticipated 10-valent pneumococcal conjugate vacc...


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November 12, 2019 10:00 AM EDT (US); 15:00 GMT



Above photo, by Charles Atiki Lomodong / Save the Children. Agnes* holds baby John* in the Save the Children stabilisation centre in Kapoeta, South Sudan. Talks by:  Thomas Kesteman, Foundation Merieux “Results of the Pneumonias' Etiology Among Refug...
Above, photo by Nina Raingold/Save the Children. Teressa, aged 8 months, at Lodwar County Hospital, Turkana region, Kenya. Teressa was admitted to hospital with pneumonia.  Talks by:Todd Florin, MD, MSCE, Associate Professor, Director of Research, Di...


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