H O Hallander

Summary

Affiliation: Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Microbiological and serological diagnosis of pertussis
    H O Hallander
    Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control, Solna
    Clin Infect Dis 28:S99-106. 1999
  2. pmc Shifts of Bordetella pertussis variants in Sweden from 1970 to 2003, during three periods marked by different vaccination programs
    Hans O Hallander
    Department of Immunology and Vaccine Research, Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control SMI, S 171 82 Solna, Sweden
    J Clin Microbiol 43:2856-65. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint How to make sense of pertussis immunogenicity data
    P Olin
    Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control, SE 171 82 Solna, Sweden
    Clin Infect Dis 33:S288-91. 2001
  4. doi request reprint Analysis of Swedish Bordetella pertussis isolates with three typing methods: characterization of an epidemic lineage
    A Advani
    Department of Bacteriology, Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control SMI, S 171 82 Solna, Sweden
    J Microbiol Methods 78:297-301. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Calibrated serological techniques demonstrate significant different serum response rates to an oral killed cholera vaccine between Swedish and Nicaraguan children
    H O Hallander
    Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control, Solna, Sweden
    Vaccine 21:138-45. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Low levels of antipertussis antibodies plus lack of history of pertussis correlate with susceptibility after household exposure to Bordetella pertussis
    Jann Storsaeter
    Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control, Solna, Sweden
    Vaccine 21:3542-9. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Performance of Bordetella pertussis IS481 real-time PCR in a vaccine trial setting
    Karolina Gullsby
    Centre for Research and Development, Uppsala University County Council of Gavleborg, Gavle, Sweden
    APMIS 115:1370-5. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcome of pertussis in Sweden: association with pulsed-field gel electrophoresis profiles and serotype
    Abdolreza Advani
    Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control, Tumour and Cell Biology MTC, Karolinska Institutet, Solna, Sweden
    APMIS 115:736-42. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Changes of the Swedish Bordetella pertussis population in incidence peaks during an acellular pertussis vaccine period between 1997 and 2004
    Abdolreza Advani
    Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control, Solna, Sweden
    APMIS 115:299-310. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Acellular pertussis vaccines and the role of pertactin and fimbriae
    Jan T Poolman
    Head of Bacterial Vaccines, R and D Bacterial Vaccine Program, GlaxoSmithKline Biologicals, Rixensart, Belgium
    Expert Rev Vaccines 6:47-56. 2007

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Microbiological and serological diagnosis of pertussis
    H O Hallander
    Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control, Solna
    Clin Infect Dis 28:S99-106. 1999
    ..PCR enabled us to identify 83 positive samples in addition to 215 culture-positive ones-an increase of 38%--all with other indicators of pertussis infection...
  2. pmc Shifts of Bordetella pertussis variants in Sweden from 1970 to 2003, during three periods marked by different vaccination programs
    Hans O Hallander
    Department of Immunology and Vaccine Research, Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control SMI, S 171 82 Solna, Sweden
    J Clin Microbiol 43:2856-65. 2005
    ..e., the vaccination program so far has been effective against whooping cough, and there seems to be no impact on the effectiveness of the vaccination program from the bacterial polymorphism...
  3. ncbi request reprint How to make sense of pertussis immunogenicity data
    P Olin
    Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control, SE 171 82 Solna, Sweden
    Clin Infect Dis 33:S288-91. 2001
    ..We suggest that postvaccination response rates may be used as surrogate markers of protection...
  4. doi request reprint Analysis of Swedish Bordetella pertussis isolates with three typing methods: characterization of an epidemic lineage
    A Advani
    Department of Bacteriology, Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control SMI, S 171 82 Solna, Sweden
    J Microbiol Methods 78:297-301. 2009
    ..The presence of the ptxP3 allele in different genetic backgrounds may indicate horizontal gene transfer within B. pertussis or homoplasy. Alternatively, this observation may be due to convergence of PFGE types...
  5. ncbi request reprint Calibrated serological techniques demonstrate significant different serum response rates to an oral killed cholera vaccine between Swedish and Nicaraguan children
    H O Hallander
    Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control, Solna, Sweden
    Vaccine 21:138-45. 2002
    ..Adverse events seen after vaccination were generally mild and of little clinical significance...
  6. ncbi request reprint Low levels of antipertussis antibodies plus lack of history of pertussis correlate with susceptibility after household exposure to Bordetella pertussis
    Jann Storsaeter
    Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control, Solna, Sweden
    Vaccine 21:3542-9. 2003
    ..High susceptibility to symptomatic pertussis was found among persons with low initial IgG antibody concentrations against pertussis toxin, especially those without previous history of pertussis vaccination or disease...
  7. ncbi request reprint Performance of Bordetella pertussis IS481 real-time PCR in a vaccine trial setting
    Karolina Gullsby
    Centre for Research and Development, Uppsala University County Council of Gavleborg, Gavle, Sweden
    APMIS 115:1370-5. 2007
    ..This study confirms the specificity and high diagnostic sensitivity of IS481-based PCR methods for diagnosis of B. pertussis...
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcome of pertussis in Sweden: association with pulsed-field gel electrophoresis profiles and serotype
    Abdolreza Advani
    Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control, Tumour and Cell Biology MTC, Karolinska Institutet, Solna, Sweden
    APMIS 115:736-42. 2007
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  9. ncbi request reprint Changes of the Swedish Bordetella pertussis population in incidence peaks during an acellular pertussis vaccine period between 1997 and 2004
    Abdolreza Advani
    Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control, Solna, Sweden
    APMIS 115:299-310. 2007
    ..Although vaccination with Pa has reduced disease, new variants have emerged representing clones surviving in the immunized population...
  10. ncbi request reprint Acellular pertussis vaccines and the role of pertactin and fimbriae
    Jan T Poolman
    Head of Bacterial Vaccines, R and D Bacterial Vaccine Program, GlaxoSmithKline Biologicals, Rixensart, Belgium
    Expert Rev Vaccines 6:47-56. 2007
    ..The available data, therefore, demonstrate that appropriately formulated acellular vaccines containing PT and PRN are the preferred option for pertussis immunization...
  11. ncbi request reprint Pertussis antitoxin decay after vaccination with DTPa. Response to a first booster dose 3 1/2-6 1/2 years after the third vaccine dose
    Hans O Hallander
    Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control, Smittskyddsinstitutet SMI, Department of Immunology and Vaccine Research, S 171 82 Solna, Sweden
    Vaccine 23:5359-64. 2005
    ..The results indicate that a pre-school booster might be considered at 6 years of age or earlier...
  12. ncbi request reprint Pulsed-field gel electrophoresis analysis of Bordetella pertussis populations in various European countries with different vaccine policies
    Valerie Caro
    Institut Pasteur, Molecular Prevention and Therapy for Human Diseases Unit, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
    Microbes Infect 7:976-82. 2005
    ..There was no evidence of geographic clustering, except that one new profile subgroup was predominantly found in one country. This study provides a baseline for continued surveillance of the B. pertussis population in Europe...
  13. ncbi request reprint Comparison of real-time PCR and pyrosequencing for typing Bordetella pertussis toxin subunit 1 variants
    Martin Storm
    Uppsala University Hospital, Department of Medical Sciences, Clinical Bacteriology, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Microbiol Methods 65:153-8. 2006
    ..Both methods enabled discrimination of all four allelic variants, correctly identified all ptxS1 alleles of 143 strains tested and proved suitable for large-scale screening of B. pertussis strains...
  14. ncbi request reprint Shifts of rotavirus g and p types in Nicaragua--2001-2003
    Felix Espinoza
    Department of Microbiology, University of Leon, Leon, Nicaragua
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 25:1078-80. 2006
    ..There was a shift of G and P genotypes with increment of one specific genotype during the second most important peak of diarrhea occurring in the beginning of every year...