Deadly Disease Eliminated In Children Under 5 Years Of Age In Uganda  
3/10/2008 5:10:28 PM

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND, 10 March 2008 (EurekAlert) — Hib meningitis has been virtually eliminated in young children in Uganda just five years after the country introduced Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) vaccine nationwide, according to an independent study.