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Saving Lives by Making Pneumonia Vaccine Affordable

Moon Nahm's groundbreaking research is on the threshold of aiding researchers in producing vaccines at prices that will propel their widespread use and help protect the estimated 1.6 million children, most of them under the age of 5, who die yearly from S. pneumoniae infections.
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