Juha Mehtälä

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Competition between Streptococcus pneumoniae strains: implications for vaccine-induced replacement in colonization and disease
    Juha Mehtälä
    Department of Vaccination and Immune Protection, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    Epidemiology 24:522-9. 2013
  2. pmc Between-strain competition in acquisition and clearance of pneumococcal carriage--epidemiologic evidence from a longitudinal study of day-care children
    Kari Auranen
    Department of Vaccination and Immune Protection, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Mannerheimintie 166, Helsinki, Finland
    Am J Epidemiol 171:169-76. 2010

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  1. doi request reprint Competition between Streptococcus pneumoniae strains: implications for vaccine-induced replacement in colonization and disease
    Juha Mehtälä
    Department of Vaccination and Immune Protection, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    Epidemiology 24:522-9. 2013
    ..One of the main drivers for serotype replacement is likely to be the competitive interactions between pneumococcal serotypes...
  2. pmc Between-strain competition in acquisition and clearance of pneumococcal carriage--epidemiologic evidence from a longitudinal study of day-care children
    Kari Auranen
    Department of Vaccination and Immune Protection, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Mannerheimintie 166, Helsinki, Finland
    Am J Epidemiol 171:169-76. 2010
    ..In contrast, acquisition of other serotypes in already-colonized hosts was weak (relative rate of acquisition = 0.09, 95% credible interval: 0.05, 0.15)...