K L Flanagan
- A double blind randomized controlled trial in neonates to determine the effect of vitamin A supplementation on immune responses: The Gambia protocolSuzanna L R McDonald
Medical Research Council MRC International Nutrition Group ING, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine LSHTM, Keppel Street, WC1E 7HT, United Kingdom and MRC Keneba, London, The Gambia
BMC Pediatr 14:92. 2014..The objective of this trial is to test whether human neonatal vitamin A supplementation modulates immune function including improved thymic maturation in infancy and improved systemic immune responses to routine immunization...
- Factors affecting immunogenicity of BCG in infants, a study in Malawi, The Gambia and the UKYun Gyoung Hur
Department of Immunology and Infection, Faculty of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine London WC1E 7HT, UK
BMC Infect Dis 14:184. 2014..In this study, the influence of geographical location, season of birth, timing of vaccination, micronutrient status (zinc) and inflammatory status (C-reactive protein, CRP) were assessed...
- Heterologous ("nonspecific") and sex-differential effects of vaccines: epidemiology, clinical trials, and emerging immunologic mechanismsK L Flanagan
Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
Clin Infect Dis 57:283-9. 2013..Further characterization of these effects is likely to expand the way vaccines are evaluated and alter the manner and sequence in which they are given. ..
- Transcriptional profiling technology for studying vaccine responses: an untapped goldmineK L Flanagan
MRC Laboratories, Atlantic Boulevard, PO Box 273, Fajara, The Gambia
Methods 60:269-74. 2013..The challenge now is to carry out the studies and generate the much needed data...