Building momentum for malaria vaccine research and development: key considerations

Chetan E. Chitnis, David Schellenberg, Johan Vekemans, Edwin J. Asturias, Philip Bejon, Katharine A. Collins, Brendan S. Crabb, Socrates Herrera, Miriam Laufer, N. Regina Rabinovich, Meta Roestenberg, Adelaide Shearley, Halidou Tinto, Marian Wentworth, Kate O’Brien, Pedro Alonso

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To maintain momentum towards improved malaria control and elimination, a vaccine would be a key addition to the intervention toolkit. Two approaches are recommended: (1) promote the development and short to medium term deployment of first generation vaccine candidates and (2) support innovation and discovery to identify and develop highly effective, long-lasting and affordable next generation malaria vaccines.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number421
JournalMalaria journal
Issue number1
StatePublished - Dec 2020


  • Control
  • Elimination
  • Malaria
  • Research and development
  • Vaccine

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Parasitology
  • Infectious Diseases


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