Geraldine Blanchard-Rohner

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Seroprevalence and placental transmission of maternal antibodies specific for Neisseria meningitidis Serogroups A, C, Y and W135 and influence of maternal antibodies on the immune response to a primary course of MenACWY-CRM vaccine in the United Kingdom
    Geraldine Blanchard-Rohner
    Oxford Vaccine Group, Department of Paediatrics, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 32:768-76. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Vaccination during pregnancy to protect infants against influenza: why and why not?
    Geraldine Blanchard-Rohner
    Department of Pediatrics, University Hospitals of Geneva, Switzerland
    Vaccine 29:7542-50. 2011
  3. doi request reprint The B-cell response to a primary and booster course of MenACWY-CRM₁₉₇ vaccine administered at 2, 4 and 12 months of age
    Geraldine Blanchard-Rohner
    Oxford Vaccine Group, Department of Paediatrics, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Vaccine 31:2441-8. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Long-term protection after immunization with protein-polysaccharide conjugate vaccines in infancy
    Geraldine Blanchard-Rohner
    Oxford Vaccine Group, Department of Paediatrics, University of Oxford, UK
    Expert Rev Vaccines 10:673-84. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Comparison of a limiting dilution assay and ELISpot for detection of memory B-cells before and after immunisation with a protein-polysaccharide conjugate vaccine in children
    Geraldine Blanchard-Rohner
    University of Oxford, Centre for Clinical Vaccinology and Tropical Medicine, Oxford, United Kingdom
    J Immunol Methods 358:46-55. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Baseline polysaccharide-specific antibodies may not consistently inhibit booster antibody responses in infants to a serogroup C meningococcal protein-polysaccharide conjugate vaccine
    Geraldine Blanchard-Rohner
    Oxford Vaccine Group and the NIHR Oxford Biomedical Research Centre, University of Oxford, Centre for Clinical Vaccinology and Tropical Medicine, Oxford, UK
    Vaccine 30:4153-9. 2012
  7. pmc Appearance of peripheral blood plasma cells and memory B cells in a primary and secondary immune response in humans
    Geraldine Blanchard-Rohner
    Oxford Vaccine Group, Department of Paediatrics, University of Oxford, Centre for Clinical Vaccinology and Tropical Medicine, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Blood 114:4998-5002. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Acceptability of maternal immunization against influenza: the critical role of obstetricians
    Geraldine Blanchard-Rohner
    Department of Paediatrics, Children s Hospital of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 25:1800-9. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Sustaining immunity after immunization against encapsulated bacteria
    Geraldine Blanchard-Rohner
    Oxford Vaccine Group, Department of Pediatrics, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Hum Vaccin 4:309-12. 2008

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. doi request reprint Seroprevalence and placental transmission of maternal antibodies specific for Neisseria meningitidis Serogroups A, C, Y and W135 and influence of maternal antibodies on the immune response to a primary course of MenACWY-CRM vaccine in the United Kingdom
    Geraldine Blanchard-Rohner
    Oxford Vaccine Group, Department of Paediatrics, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 32:768-76. 2013
    ..We also assessed the impact of maternal antibody present at 2 months of age on the immune response to a primary course of quadrivalent meningococcal conjugate vaccine (MenACWY-CRM197) given at 2 and 4 months of age...
  2. doi request reprint Vaccination during pregnancy to protect infants against influenza: why and why not?
    Geraldine Blanchard-Rohner
    Department of Pediatrics, University Hospitals of Geneva, Switzerland
    Vaccine 29:7542-50. 2011
    ..Therefore, educational interventions for the public and health care workers are necessary to increase protection of pregnant women and young infants from influenza related complications...
  3. doi request reprint The B-cell response to a primary and booster course of MenACWY-CRM₁₉₇ vaccine administered at 2, 4 and 12 months of age
    Geraldine Blanchard-Rohner
    Oxford Vaccine Group, Department of Paediatrics, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Vaccine 31:2441-8. 2013
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Long-term protection after immunization with protein-polysaccharide conjugate vaccines in infancy
    Geraldine Blanchard-Rohner
    Oxford Vaccine Group, Department of Paediatrics, University of Oxford, UK
    Expert Rev Vaccines 10:673-84. 2011
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Comparison of a limiting dilution assay and ELISpot for detection of memory B-cells before and after immunisation with a protein-polysaccharide conjugate vaccine in children
    Geraldine Blanchard-Rohner
    University of Oxford, Centre for Clinical Vaccinology and Tropical Medicine, Oxford, United Kingdom
    J Immunol Methods 358:46-55. 2010
    ..These data are examples of alternative methods to assess long-term protection after protein-polysaccharide conjugate vaccines, through direct measurement of memory B-cells in peripheral blood shortly after immunisation...
  6. doi request reprint Baseline polysaccharide-specific antibodies may not consistently inhibit booster antibody responses in infants to a serogroup C meningococcal protein-polysaccharide conjugate vaccine
    Geraldine Blanchard-Rohner
    Oxford Vaccine Group and the NIHR Oxford Biomedical Research Centre, University of Oxford, Centre for Clinical Vaccinology and Tropical Medicine, Oxford, UK
    Vaccine 30:4153-9. 2012
    ..That an inhibitory effect of baseline antibody cannot be assumed a priori is supported by observations in animal models, which show that baseline antibody can both suppress or enhance the antibody response to a specific antigen...
  7. pmc Appearance of peripheral blood plasma cells and memory B cells in a primary and secondary immune response in humans
    Geraldine Blanchard-Rohner
    Oxford Vaccine Group, Department of Paediatrics, University of Oxford, Centre for Clinical Vaccinology and Tropical Medicine, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Blood 114:4998-5002. 2009
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Acceptability of maternal immunization against influenza: the critical role of obstetricians
    Geraldine Blanchard-Rohner
    Department of Paediatrics, Children s Hospital of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 25:1800-9. 2012
    ..In Switzerland, immunization was first recommended to all pregnant women in 2009. We assessed the acceptability of this recommendation and its determinants two seasons later...
  9. ncbi request reprint Sustaining immunity after immunization against encapsulated bacteria
    Geraldine Blanchard-Rohner
    Oxford Vaccine Group, Department of Pediatrics, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Hum Vaccin 4:309-12. 2008
    ..Understanding the generation of long-term immunity, by protein-polysaccharide conjugate vaccines, is essential to reduce infant mortality through the improvement of vaccine formulation and scheduling...