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Study suggests universal meningitis vaccination is not cost-effective for college students

19:00 EST 18 Dec 2018 | AAAS

(Johns Hopkins Medicine) A computer-generated model developed by Johns Hopkins Medicine researchers adds to evidence that providing universal vaccination against meningitis B infection to students entering college may be too costly to justify the absolute number of cases it would prevent. The study also suggests that if vaccine developers could significantly lower the price, universal vaccination might be worth requiring on college campuses.

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