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Study to Evaluate the Safety of Rotarix™ in Chinese Children

2014-08-27 03:15:16 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of this study is to assess the safety of Rotarix ™ when administered in healthy children aged 2 to 6 years in China.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Safety Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Prevention

Conditions

Rotavirus Gastroenteritis

Intervention

Placebo, Rotarix ™

Location

GSK Investigational Site
Liucheng County
Guangxi
China
545200

Status

Completed

Source

GlaxoSmithKline

Results (where available)

View Results

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:15:16-0400

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