Bradford D Gessner

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint The impact of vaccines on pneumonia: key lessons from Haemophilus influenzae type b conjugate vaccines
    Bradford D Gessner
    Agence de Medecine Preventive, Institut Pasteur, 28 rue du Doctor Roux, F 75724 Paris, France
    Vaccine 26:B3-8. 2008
  2. pmc Pneumococci in the African meningitis belt: meningitis incidence and carriage prevalence in children and adults
    Judith E Mueller
    Agence de Medecine Preventive, Paris, France
    PLoS ONE 7:e52464. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Pneumococcal serotype distribution among meningitis cases from Togo and Burkina Faso during 2007-2009
    Bradford D Gessner
    Agence de Medecine Preventive, Paris, France
    Vaccine 30:G41-5. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Haemophilus influenzae type b vaccine impact in resource-poor settings in Asia and Africa
    Bradford D Gessner
    Agence de Medecine Preventive, 25 rue du Dr Roux, 75724 Paris Cedex 15, France
    Expert Rev Vaccines 8:91-102. 2009
  5. pmc Study of a localized meningococcal meningitis epidemic in Burkina Faso: incidence, carriage, and immunity
    Judith E Mueller
    Agence de Medecine Preventive, Paris, France
    J Infect Dis 204:1787-95. 2011
  6. pmc Emergence of epidemic Neisseria meningitidis serogroup X meningitis in Togo and Burkina Faso
    Isabelle Delrieu
    Agence de Medecine Preventive, Paris, France
    PLoS ONE 6:e19513. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Vaccine-preventable haemophilus influenza type B disease burden and cost-effectiveness of infant vaccination in Indonesia
    Bradford D Gessner
    Agence de Medecine Preventive, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 27:438-43. 2008
  8. doi request reprint A hypothetical explanatory model for meningococcal meningitis in the African meningitis belt
    Judith E Mueller
    Agence de Medecine Preventive, Institut Pasteur, 25 28 Rue du Dr Roux, 75724 Paris Cedex 15, France
    Int J Infect Dis 14:e553-9. 2010
  9. pmc African meningitis belt pneumococcal disease epidemiology indicates a need for an effective serotype 1 containing vaccine, including for older children and adults
    Bradford D Gessner
    Agence de Medecine Preventive, 25 28 rue du Dr, Roux, Paris 75728, France
    BMC Infect Dis 10:22. 2010
  10. pmc Mobile microbiological laboratory support for evaluation of a meningitis epidemic in Northern Benin
    Berthe Marie Njanpop-Lafourcade
    Agence de Medecine Preventive, Paris, France
    PLoS ONE 8:e68401. 2013

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Publications12

  1. doi request reprint The impact of vaccines on pneumonia: key lessons from Haemophilus influenzae type b conjugate vaccines
    Bradford D Gessner
    Agence de Medecine Preventive, Institut Pasteur, 28 rue du Doctor Roux, F 75724 Paris, France
    Vaccine 26:B3-8. 2008
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  2. pmc Pneumococci in the African meningitis belt: meningitis incidence and carriage prevalence in children and adults
    Judith E Mueller
    Agence de Medecine Preventive, Paris, France
    PLoS ONE 7:e52464. 2012
    ..The development of optimal vaccination strategies for pneumococcal conjugate vaccines requires serotype-specific data on disease incidence and carriage prevalence. This information is lacking for the African meningitis belt...
  3. doi request reprint Pneumococcal serotype distribution among meningitis cases from Togo and Burkina Faso during 2007-2009
    Bradford D Gessner
    Agence de Medecine Preventive, Paris, France
    Vaccine 30:G41-5. 2012
    ..Pneumococcal meningitis was highly seasonal regardless of serotype. Data from this study emphasize the potential usefulness of PCVs among older children and adults...
  4. doi request reprint Haemophilus influenzae type b vaccine impact in resource-poor settings in Asia and Africa
    Bradford D Gessner
    Agence de Medecine Preventive, 25 rue du Dr Roux, 75724 Paris Cedex 15, France
    Expert Rev Vaccines 8:91-102. 2009
    ..Future issues include monitoring for serotype replacement and the effects of the HIV epidemic, evaluating the usefulness of a booster dose or new vaccine schedules and working to lower vaccine prices...
  5. pmc Study of a localized meningococcal meningitis epidemic in Burkina Faso: incidence, carriage, and immunity
    Judith E Mueller
    Agence de Medecine Preventive, Paris, France
    J Infect Dis 204:1787-95. 2011
    ..To better understand localized meningococcal meningitis epidemics, we evaluated a serogroup A (NmA) epidemic in Burkina Faso by surveillance, carriage, and seroprevalence studies...
  6. pmc Emergence of epidemic Neisseria meningitidis serogroup X meningitis in Togo and Burkina Faso
    Isabelle Delrieu
    Agence de Medecine Preventive, Paris, France
    PLoS ONE 6:e19513. 2011
    ..Although limited to a few districts, we have documented NmX meningitis epidemics occurring with a seasonal incidence previously only reported in the meningitis belt for NmW135 and NmA, which argues for development of an NmX vaccine...
  7. doi request reprint Vaccine-preventable haemophilus influenza type B disease burden and cost-effectiveness of infant vaccination in Indonesia
    Bradford D Gessner
    Agence de Medecine Preventive, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 27:438-43. 2008
    ..Most of Asia, including Indonesia, does not use Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) conjugate vaccines. We estimated total vaccine-preventable disease burden and the cost-effectiveness of Hib conjugate vaccine in Indonesia...
  8. doi request reprint A hypothetical explanatory model for meningococcal meningitis in the African meningitis belt
    Judith E Mueller
    Agence de Medecine Preventive, Institut Pasteur, 25 28 Rue du Dr Roux, 75724 Paris Cedex 15, France
    Int J Infect Dis 14:e553-9. 2010
    ..Epidemic waves occur if new meningococcal strains which escape pre-existing immunity, enter the population. Future research should include the impact of viral co-infection on bacterial colonization and invasion...
  9. pmc African meningitis belt pneumococcal disease epidemiology indicates a need for an effective serotype 1 containing vaccine, including for older children and adults
    Bradford D Gessner
    Agence de Medecine Preventive, 25 28 rue du Dr, Roux, Paris 75728, France
    BMC Infect Dis 10:22. 2010
    ..We aimed to collect all available population based data on pneumococcal meningitis throughout life in the African meningitis belt and then to model overall meningitis risk to help inform vaccine policy...
  10. pmc Mobile microbiological laboratory support for evaluation of a meningitis epidemic in Northern Benin
    Berthe Marie Njanpop-Lafourcade
    Agence de Medecine Preventive, Paris, France
    PLoS ONE 8:e68401. 2013
    ..Fixed laboratory capacity in Africa may be inadequate; mobile microbiological laboratories may address this issue but their utility has seldom been evaluated...
  11. doi request reprint Establishment of a National Immunization Technical Advisory Group in Côte d'Ivoire: process and lessons learned
    Julia Blau
    Agence de Medecine Preventive, s c Institut Pasteur, 25 28 Rue du Docteur Roux, 75724 Paris Cedex 15, France
    Vaccine 30:2588-93. 2012
    ..The latter rapidly dissolved over the course of numerous meetings held with the SIVAC Initiative to clarify the mandate of a NITAG...
  12. doi request reprint Seasonal influenza epidemiology in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review
    Bradford D Gessner
    Agence de Medecine Preventive, Paris, France
    Lancet Infect Dis 11:223-35. 2011
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