Future Treatments / Vaccines
Meningitis is being researched by a number of organisiation e.g. menigitis trust. They are currently looking at vaccines against some of the bacteria and viruses that causes meningitis which arent already available
Development of an effective vaccine to prevent
meningococcal group B disease is now a major
priority in the UK. It is impossible to say how
long it will take to develop and introduce this
vaccine. However, experts believe the best
estimate is between three and five years.