TB vaccine given to kids protects up to 20 years later

10 October, 2017

A study shows that a TB vaccine could provide about 50 per cent protection against the disease 10 to 20 years after being given to children of school-going age.

According to UK-based researchers who conducted the study, the finding offers new insight in controlling TB in low resource settings.

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