Pneumococcal disease is caused by a type of bacterium called Streptococcus pneumoniae. S pneumonia is a common cause of pneumonia, sepsis (blood infection), and other serious conditions. Researchers are studying an investigational vaccine that may provide protection against pneumococcal disease.
- Must be age 50 or older
- Must be healthy, or must not have a serious or unstable chronic condition
- Will receive compensation for time and travel
- Do not need insurance to join this study
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You can also talk to a Meridian enrollment specialist about this study by calling (402) 934-7563 (Norfolk, NE) or (912) 354-7676 (Endwell, NY).
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