March 6, 2014 |Project Tycho® Data Published in Nature

Project Tycho® data have been featured in a supplement on vaccination in the 6 March 2014 issue of the journal Nature. In a compelling infographic named “The Age of Vaccines”, the data show the dramatic decline of childhood diseases after licensure of vaccines. The infographic also highlights the importance of continued vaccination as for some diseases such as whooping cough, incidence rates are increasing and for other diseases such as measles, resurgences have been reported in previously protected populations. Project Tycho® data are freely available for anybody to use in innovative visualizations and data analyses.

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