Polio

  1. As part of multi-pronged eradication efforts, PATH is advancing a rapid diagnostic screening test to help detect a class of rare genetic diseases that presents a unique risk for spreading the poliovirus.
    Published: June 2019
    Type: Article
  2. How PATH, its partners, and a container village at the University of Antwerp are striving toward a polio-free world.
    Published: June 2019
    Type: Article
  3. How taking my own child to be vaccinated gave me fresh perspective on PATH's work.
    Published: April 2019
    Type: Article
  4. When more vaccine manufacturers are able to enter the market, supply increases while cost decreases. PATH supports emerging market vaccine manufacturers to do just that, improving access to lifesaving vaccines.
    Published: March 2019
    Type: Article
  5. The United States has a long history of leadership in global immunization. This educational fact sheet created by PATH and several advocacy partners highlights US government efforts in global immunization, including support for Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance; UNICEF; and the World Health Organization, as well as immunization activities carried out by the US Agency for International Development, US Department of Defense, and various agencies within the Department of Health and Human Services.
    Published: March 2019
    Type: Resource Page
  6. This web page provides technical information, resources, and links relevant to microarray patch (also known as MAPs or microneedle patches) development of high priority vaccine and essential medicines. Includes multisectoral information for the community of microarray patch researchers, manufacturers, stakeholders, and technology developers.
    Published: November 2018
    Type: Resource Page
  7. This fact sheet provides an overview of the novel oral polio vaccine (nOPV) program, a consortium of PATH and partners that are working to advance novel vaccine candidates that will enable complete eradication and minimize the risk of polio making a comeback.
    Published: October 2018
    Type: Resource Page
  8. Widespread vaccination is the surest way to halt vaccine-derived poliovirus outbreaks, a tenacious threat of the pre-eradication era.
    Published: October 2018
    Type: Article
  9. A national strategy focused on digital health, nutrition, and other high-impact interventions has dramatically improved health outcomes across India—but more work remains to be done.
    Published: August 2018
    Type: Article
  10. In 2017, 74 cases of type 2 poliovirus were reported in Syria before a swift and massive immunization response was deployed to stop the circulating virus in its tracks.
    Published: June 2018
    Type: Article
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