Learn more about the study and eligibility to participate.
Prior to making a new vaccine available to doctors or their patients:
This study is planning to enroll:
The information collected from this study may help in the development of a vaccine to prevent disease caused by Staphylococcus aureus.
Skin is the body’s natural barrier to infection.
When the skin is opened for surgery, it is possible for bacteria (germs) to enter the wound and cause an infection.
You may be eligible for this study if you are:
If you do qualify, you will be asked to:
No, all study vaccine and study-related procedures are provided at no cost to eligible participants. You will also be offered reasonable reimbursement for travel and expenses.
Take a moment now to learn more through this educational video.
NOTE: Please contact the study site as soon as possible if you are considering participating in this study as study participants need to receive the study vaccine 10 to 60 days prior to surgery to meet the study requirements.