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Published on BioPortfolio: 2015-05-31T23:05:42-0400
The purpose of this study is to test two schedules of how a vaccine will be given to patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) to prevent acute exacerbations. An acute exa...
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the possibility that giving an increased dose of flu vaccine to children 6 through 35 months of age will improve protection against influenza witho...
This is a randomized, observer-blind, placebo-controlled trial in male and female subjects ≥18 to
The purpose of this study is to assess the safety profile of the Zaire Ebola vaccine and the strength of the immune response.
Intramuscular injection of 40 μg hepatitis B vaccine in a standard three-dose schedule or a four-dose schedule is recommended for hemodialysis patients. However, seroconversion rates are ...
To examine whether a high-dose inactivated influenza vaccine was more efficacious in preventing hospitalizations than a standard-dose vaccine in the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) senior populat...
Although human rubulavirus 2 (HPIV2) is an important respiratory pathogen, little is known about its molecular epidemiology. We performed a comparative analysis of the full-length genomes of fourteen ...
Limited data exist on the immunogenicity of a third dose of the measles, mumps, and rubella vaccine (MMR). In this study, our aim was to evaluate the long-term rubella immunogenicity afforded by two c...
Influenza is responsible for a significant disease burden annually, especially in older adults. This study reviews the relative vaccine efficacy or effectiveness (rVE) of high-dose inactivated trivale...
Global tuberculosis (TB) control requires effective vaccines in TB-endemic countries, where most adults are infected with Mycobacterium tuberculosis (M.tb). We aimed to define optimal dose and schedul...
The relationship between an elicited ADAPTIVE IMMUNE RESPONSE and the dose of the vaccine administered.
A combined vaccine used to prevent infection with diphtheria and tetanus toxoid. This is used in place of DTP vaccine (DIPHTHERIA-TETANUS-PERTUSSIS VACCINE) when PERTUSSIS VACCINE is contraindicated.
The dose amount of poisonous or toxic substance or dose of ionizing radiation required to kill 50% of the tested population.
A live vaccine containing attenuated poliovirus, types I, II, and III, grown in monkey kidney cell tissue culture, used for routine immunization of children against polio. This vaccine induces long-lasting intestinal and humoral immunity. Killed vaccine induces only humoral immunity. Oral poliovirus vaccine should not be administered to immunocompromised individuals or their household contacts. (Dorland, 28th ed)
A bacterial vaccine for the prevention of brucellosis in man and animal. Brucella abortus vaccine is used for the immunization of cattle, sheep, and goats.