This Phase 2 study was designed to test, in Thai adults, safety and immunogenicity of RTS,S/AS01 administered in conjunction with anti-malarial drugs. If results are promising, it will form the basis for assessing the impact of RTS,S/AS01 vaccination in targeted malaria elimination programs in the Greater Mekong Subregion.
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