The Genus Yersinia

Volume 529 of the series Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology pp 397-404

Second and Third Generation Plague Vaccines

  • Richard W. TitballAffiliated withDefence Science and Technology Laboratory
  • , E. Diane WilliamsonAffiliated withDefence Science and Technology Laboratory

* Final gross prices may vary according to local VAT.

Get Access


A defined sub-unit vaccine against plague now seems to be feasible. The further development of this vaccine will be dependent on clinical trials with this vaccine. In parallel, there is good reason to believe that next-generation vaccines, will be given orally or intranasally.