Diarrhoeal disease remains one of the most important causes of ill-health in low-resource settings. Caused by multiple viral, bacterial and parasitic pathogens, diarrhoeal diseases are potentially fatal but can also have long-term consequences for children’s growth and development. Alongside improvements in water, sanitation and hygiene, advances in vaccine development are beginning to provide additional tools for disease control.
Product-focused implementation research
Diarrhoeal diseases in numbers
Vaccinating mothers to protect newborns
Accelerating typhoid vaccine introduction
Advancing a key E. coli vaccine