Volunteer for NIAID-funded clinical studies related to pneumococcal pneumonia on ClinicalTrials.gov.
NIAID supports research on more effective prevention and treatment approaches to control pneumonia and its causes including
NIAID research has made important contributions to developing the pneumococcal conjugate vaccine for children. This vaccine helps prevent pneumococcal diseases in babies and toddlers and is the latest advance in developing vaccines against common bacterial infections.
Last Updated February 16, 2011