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Re: The remarkable impact of bivalent HPV vaccine in Scotland

Were males as well as females vaccinated in Scotland? If not, there must have been sufficient numbers of vaccinated women to reduce the likelihood that a man would have sex with both a vaccinated and an unvaccinated woman. An interesting opportunity for modeling HPV transmission.

Competing interests: No competing interests

04 April 2019
David Thomas
epidemiologist
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Seattle