The UK has a longstanding reputation for cutting-edge research and development into vaccines. We explore what it takes to find a new vaccine.
Vaccination has saved more lives and prevented more serious diseases than any advance in recent medical history.
Immunisation is one of most cost-effective ways to save lives, improve health and ensure long-term prosperity.
Sustained investment and effective introduction of new technologies are essential to enable vaccine-preventable diseases to be controlled, eliminated and potentially eradicated.