Schools remain a potential hotspot for measles transmission, even in the vaccine era

Monday, Nov 21, 2016

Measles, one of the world’s most contagious diseases, can spread more quickly in schools than previously thought, according to Princeton University-led research. The researchers report in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences that the only sure method of controlling measles among schoolchildren is to maintain very high vaccination rates.

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