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Friday 18 January 2019
WAidid video pills: Professor Lieke Sanders on maternal immunisation against pertussis

Maternal vaccination against pertussis is about to be introduced in the Netherlands. Lieke Sanders - Head of Scientific Immunology, Infectiology and Vaccinology, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM). Professor of Immunology and Infectious Diseases at the University Medical Center of Utrecht, the Netherlands - talks about the results of her research on how long and how high anti-pertussis antibodies persist in children after maternal vaccination.