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Pneumococcal Infection Reduced in Children With Sickle Cell Since PCV13

After 2010, all invasive pneumococcal infection serotypes were those not included in 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine.

Survey Reveals HCP Challenges With Pneumococcal Vaccine Recommendations 
Findings from this survey were presented at the October 2022 ACIP meeting.
Investigational 21-Valent Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine Immunogenic, Safe
V116 is an investigational 21-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine.
First-in-Class Anti-Infective Agent Granted Fast Track Status for Severe CABP
CAL02 is a first-in-class non-biological, broad-spectrum, bacterial virulence neutralizer.
More Clinical Events Occur in COVID-19 Pneumonia vs Other Viral Pneumonias
Investigators compared thrombotic and clinical trends, death rates, and patient characteristics for SARS-CoV-2 viral pneumonia vs H3N2/H1N1 viral pneumonia.