Mia Kontio

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Waning antibody levels and avidity: implications for MMR vaccine-induced protection
    Mia Kontio
    Department of Infectious Disease Surveillance and Control, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    J Infect Dis 206:1542-8. 2012
  2. doi request reprint MMR vaccination and disease elimination: the Finnish experience
    Irja Davidkin
    National Institute for Health and Welfare, Department of Vaccination and Immune Protection, Helsinki, Finland
    Expert Rev Vaccines 9:1045-53. 2010

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  1. doi request reprint Waning antibody levels and avidity: implications for MMR vaccine-induced protection
    Mia Kontio
    Department of Infectious Disease Surveillance and Control, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    J Infect Dis 206:1542-8. 2012
    ..The measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) vaccine is effective in eliciting a good antibody response. In addition to the amount of antibodies, the avidity of these antibodies might be important in protecting against disease...
  2. doi request reprint MMR vaccination and disease elimination: the Finnish experience
    Irja Davidkin
    National Institute for Health and Welfare, Department of Vaccination and Immune Protection, Helsinki, Finland
    Expert Rev Vaccines 9:1045-53. 2010
    ..Here we present an overview of MMR vaccinations and the Finnish experience of the MMR disease elimination process, and we describe surveillance activities in the era following elimination in Finland...