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Which vaccine is better to get: meningococcal polysaccharide vaccine or meningococcal conjugate vaccine?

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Dr. Larry Lutwick
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Conjugate in theory

Conjugating the Meningococcal capsule polysaccharide to a protein backbone makes it useful in children less than 2years and facilitates immunologic memory but there are no head to head efficacy trials.

In brief: Conjugate in theory

Conjugating the Meningococcal capsule polysaccharide to a protein backbone makes it useful in children less than 2years and facilitates immunologic memory but there are no head to head efficacy trials.
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