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Publications282 found, 100 shown here
- A comprehensive immunization strategy to eliminate transmission of hepatitis B virus infection in the United States: recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) Part II: immunization of adultsEric E Mast
Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention proposed, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
MMWR Recomm Rep 55:1-33; quiz CE1-4. 2006....
- The immunogenicity and impact on nasopharyngeal carriage of fewer doses of conjugate pneumococcal vaccine immunization scheduleMartin O Ota
Medical Research Council Laboratories, Banjul, Gambia
Vaccine 29:2999-3007. 2011....
- Timing of children's vaccinations in 45 low-income and middle-income countries: an analysis of survey dataAndrew Clark
Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
Lancet 373:1543-9. 2009..We estimated vaccination coverage at different ages, and delays in administration, in 45 low-income and middle-income countries...
- Epidemiology of pertussisTina Tan
Feinberg School of Medicine, Division of Infectious Disease, Children s Memorial Hospital, 2300 Children s Plaza, Box 20, Chicago, IL 60614 3394, USA
Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:S10-8. 2005..Understanding the link between these observations may lead to better informed global control strategies, especially those pertaining to immunization schedules and use of pertussis vaccine...
- Validity of reported vaccination coverage in 45 countriesChristopher J L Murray
Department of Health Service Provision, Evidence and Information for Policy, WHO, 27 Geneva, Switzerland
Lancet 362:1022-7. 2003..We aimed to assess the accuracy of officially reported coverage rates of vaccination with diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis vaccine (DTP3), which is commonly used to monitor child health interventions...
- Efficacy of nine-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine against pneumonia and invasive pneumococcal disease in The Gambia: randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trialF T Cutts
Medical Research Council Laboratories, Banjul, The Gambia
Lancet 365:1139-46. 2005..Pneumonia is estimated to cause 2 million deaths every year in children. Streptococcus pneumoniae is the most important cause of severe pneumonia. We aimed to assess the efficacy of a nine-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in children...
- Accelerating control of pertussis in England and WalesHelen Campbell
Health Protection Agency, London, UK
Emerg Infect Dis 18:38-47. 2012..e., <3 months of age), teenagers, and adults. Future vaccine program changes may be beneficial, but additional detail is required to inform such decisions...
- Immunogenicity of a three-component acellular pertussis vaccine administered at birthCesare Belloni
Division of Neonatology and Neonatal Intensive Care, IRCCS Policlinico San Matteo Pavia, Italy
Pediatrics 111:1042-5. 2003..Furthermore, we investigated the influence of maternal antibodies on aP vaccine response...
- Safety and immunogenicity of the 23-valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine at 12 months of age, following one, two, or three doses of the 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in infancyF M Russell
Centre for International Child Health, Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
Vaccine 28:3086-94. 2010..By 17 months the PPV-23 group still had significantly higher GMC (each p<0.001) for all serotypes. The PPV-23 was well tolerated and induced excellent responses for all serotypes which were greatest in the single PCV-7 group...
- Humoral and cell-mediated immune responses to an early 2-dose measles vaccination regimen in the United StatesHayley A Gans
Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5208, USA
J Infect Dis 190:83-90. 2004..Shifts in peak measles incidence to children <12 months old and the associated high mortality support the study of an early 2-dose measles vaccine regimen...
- Safety and immunogenicity of a three dose regimen of two tetravalent live-attenuated dengue vaccines in five- to twelve-year-old Thai childrenArunee Sabchareon
Vaccine Trial Center, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
Pediatr Infect Dis J 23:99-109. 2004..The safety and immunogenicity of tetravalent live-attenuated dengue vaccines after a three dose vaccination series were evaluated in Thai children...
- Immunogenicity of, and immunologic memory to, a reduced primary schedule of meningococcal C-tetanus toxoid conjugate vaccine in infants in the United kingdomRay Borrow
PHLS Meningococcal Reference Unit, Withington Hospital, Manchester, United Kingdom
Infect Immun 71:5549-55. 2003..This study provides the first evidence that the number of doses of MCC-TT used in infant immunization schedules could be decreased...
- A comprehensive immunization strategy to eliminate transmission of hepatitis B virus infection in the United States: recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) part 1: immunization of infants, children, and adolescentsEric E Mast
Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for Infectious Diseases, USA
MMWR Recomm Rep 54:1-31. 2005..The second part of the ACIP statement, which will include updated recommendations and strategies to increase hepatitis B vaccination of adults, will be published separately...
- Safety and immunogenicity of an HIV subtype B and E prime-boost vaccine combination in HIV-negative Thai adultsSorachai Nitayaphan
Royal Thai Component, Armed Forces Research Institute of Medical Sciences, Bangkok, Thailand
J Infect Dis 190:702-6. 2004..This vaccine combination was well tolerated and was immunogenic, meeting milestones for advancement to phase 3 evaluation...
- Early Impact of the US Tdap vaccination program on pertussis trendsTami H Skoff
Meningitis and Vaccine Preventable Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Mail Stop C 25, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 166:344-9. 2012..To evaluate the impact of the adolescent Tdap (tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid, and acellular pertussis vaccine) vaccination program on pertussis trends in the United States...
- Vaccination against hepatitis B with 4-double doses increases response rates and antibodies titers in HIV-infected adultsD V Potsch
HUCFF FM Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Vaccine 30:5973-7. 2012..Antibody responses to standard regimens of hepatitis B (HBV) vaccination are lower in HIV-infected subjects and the best hepatitis B vaccine schedule in this population is not known...
- Assessment of varicella vaccine effectiveness in Germany: a time-series approachM Hohle
Department for Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Robert Koch Institute, Berlin, Germany
Epidemiol Infect 139:1710-9. 2011....
- Knowledge of the childhood immunization schedule and of contraindications to vaccinate by private and public providers in Los AngelesD Wood
RAND, Santa Monica, CA, USA
Pediatr Infect Dis J 15:140-5. 1996Missed opportunities to vaccinate occur commonly and contribute to the underimmunization of young children. They are related to provider knowledge of the immunization schedule and contraindications to vaccination.
- Current issues with the immunization program in Japan: can we fill the "vaccine gap"?Akihiko Saitoh
Department of Pediatrics, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, 1 757 Asahimachi dori, Chuo Ku, Niigata 951 8510, Japan
Vaccine 30:4752-6. 2012....
- Vaccination coverage and timeliness in three South African areas: a prospective studyLars T Fadnes
Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Norway
BMC Public Health 11:404. 2011..Timely vaccination is important to induce adequate protective immunity. We measured vaccination timeliness and vaccination coverage in three geographical areas in South Africa...
- Alternative vaccination schedule preferences among parents of young childrenAmanda F Dempsey
Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5456, USA
Pediatrics 128:848-56. 2011..We sought to describe national patterns of alternative vaccination schedule use and the potential "malleability" of parents' current vaccination schedule choices...
- Timeliness of childhood vaccinations in Kampala Uganda: a community-based cross-sectional studyJuliet N Babirye
School of Public Health, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala Uganda
PLoS ONE 7:e35432. 2012..In addition to examining timeliness of the recommended Expanded Programme for Immunisation (EPI) vaccines, this paper identifies predictors of untimely vaccination among children aged 10 to 23 months in Kampala...
- Is vaccination coverage a good indicator of age-appropriate vaccination? A prospective study from UgandaLars T Fadnes
Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, 5018 Bergen, Norway
Vaccine 29:3564-70. 2011..Timely vaccination is important to protect children from common infectious diseases. We assessed vaccination timeliness and vaccination coverage as well as coverage of vitamin A supplementation in a Ugandan setting...
- Safety, tolerability, and immunologic noninferiority of a 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine compared to a 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine given with routine pediatric vaccinations in GermanyDorothee M Kieninger
Arztin für Kinder und Jugendmedizin, Zentrum für Kinder und Jugendmedizin der Universitätsmedizin der Johannes Gutenberg Universität Mainz KOR, Mainz, Germany
Vaccine 28:4192-203. 2010..Vaccines were comparable with regard to safety. PCV13 should be as effective as PCV7 in preventing pneumococcal disease caused by the common serotypes and may provide protection against the additional serotypes...
- Divergent female-male mortality ratios associated with different routine vaccinations among female-male twin pairsPeter Aaby
Bandim Health Project, Apartado 861, Bissau, Guinea Bissau
Int J Epidemiol 33:367-73. 2004..As background information, we examined sex- and age-specific mortality patterns in the pre-vaccination era. Subjects In all, 626 female-male twin pairs identified between 1978 and 2000...
- Humoral responses after influenza vaccination are severely reduced in patients with rheumatoid arthritis treated with rituximabSander Van Assen
Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
Arthritis Rheum 62:75-81. 2010..We also undertook to assess the safety of influenza vaccination and the effects of previous influenza vaccination...
- General recommendations on immunization. Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) and the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)William L Atkinson
Immunization Services Division, National Center for Infectious Diseases, USA
MMWR Recomm Rep 51:1-35. 2002..This report, ACIP recommendations for each vaccine, and other information regarding immunization can be accessed at CDCs National Immunization Program website at http.//www.cdc.gov/nip (accessed October 11, 2001)...
- Spatial and socio-demographic predictors of time-to-immunization in a rural area in Kenya: Is equity attainable?Jennifer C Moïsi
Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
Vaccine 28:5725-30. 2010..Travel time did not affect vaccination coverage or timeliness. The Kenyan EPI reaches nearly all children in Kilifi and delays in vaccination are few, suggesting that vaccines will have maximal impact on child morbidity and mortality...
- Timeliness of childhood immunizationsElizabeth T Luman
National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
Pediatrics 110:935-9. 2002..To examine the timeliness of vaccine administration among infants and young children in the United States...
- Prevention and control of seasonal influenza with vaccines: recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP), 2009Anthony E Fiore
Influenza Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, CDC, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
MMWR Recomm Rep 58:1-52. 2009..Vaccination and health-care providers should be alert to announcements of recommendation updates and should check the CDC influenza website periodically for additional information...
- Factors influencing immunisation coverage in Mathare Valley, NairobiL O Owino
Ministry of Health, Kisii District Hospital, P O Box 92, Kisii, Kenya
East Afr Med J 86:323-9. 2009..To determine the factors that influence immunisation coverage...
- Timeliness of childhood immunisation in AustraliaBrynley P Hull
National Centre for Immunisation Research and Surveillance of Vaccine Preventable Diseases, Children s Hospital at Westmead and the University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
Vaccine 24:4403-8. 2006....
- Effectiveness of meningococcal serogroup C conjugate vaccine 4 years after introductionCaroline L Trotter
Statistics, Economics, and Modelling Department, Health Protection Agency Communicable Disease Surveillance Centre, 61 Colindale Avenue, London NW9 5EQ, UK
Lancet 364:365-7. 2004..The number of individuals in these cohorts remains low, but alternative routine immunisation schedules should be considered to ensure high levels of protection are sustained...
- Hepatitis B and the need for a booster doseElke Leuridan
Centre for the Evaluation of Vaccination, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Institute, Faculty of Medicine, University of Antwerp, Edegem, Belgium
Clin Infect Dis 53:68-75. 2011..However, a booster dose should be planned for immunocompromised patients, based on serological monitoring...
- Immunogenicity of a monovalent 2009 influenza A(H1N1) vaccine in infants and children: a randomized trialTerry Nolan
Vaccine and Immunization Research Group, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, and Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Victoria, Australia
JAMA 303:37-46. 2010..In the ongoing influenza pandemic, a safe and effective vaccine against 2009 influenza A(H1N1) is needed for infants and children...
- Protective efficacy and safety of three antimalarial regimens for intermittent preventive treatment for malaria in infants: a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trialRoly D Gosling
Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
Lancet 374:1521-32. 2009..However, rising resistance to this combination is a concern. We investigated a shortacting and longacting antimalarial drug as alternative regimens for IPTi...
- Timeliness of childhood vaccinations in the United States: days undervaccinated and number of vaccines delayedElizabeth T Luman
National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
JAMA 293:1204-11. 2005..Only 18% of children in the United States receive all vaccinations at the recommended times or acceptably early...
- Detection of delayed vaccinations: a new approach to visualize vaccine uptakeB Laubereau
Department of Paediatric and Adolescent Epidemiology, Institute for Social Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munchen, Germany
Epidemiol Infect 128:185-92. 2002..0 and 24.3 months. These estimates were only possible with the KM method which proved useful to monitor vaccination programmes and will allow the comparison of vaccination uptake in different populations...
- Immunisation coverage in Australian Indigenous children: Time to move the goal postsKerry Ann O'Grady
School of Population Health and Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Vaccine 27:307-12. 2009..5% and 81.2% at 13 and 18 months of age, respectively. Immunisation performance benchmarks must focus on improving the timeliness in these children in the first year of life...
- Systematic review of the effects of pertussis vaccines in childrenTom Jefferson
Health Reviews Ltd, Via Adige 28a, 00061 Anguillara Sabazia, Rome, Italy
Vaccine 21:2003-14. 2003..To assess the efficacy and safety of whole-cell and acellular pertussis vaccines administered to children singly or within diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis (DTP) vaccines...
- Adult pertussis vaccination strategies and their impact on pertussis in the United States: evaluation of routine and targeted (cocoon) strategiesL Coudeville
Sanofi Pasteur, Lyon, France
Epidemiol Infect 136:604-20. 2008..The model also predicts that the optimal age for this booster dose is 40 years. These results support the 2006 American Academy of Immunization Practices' recommendations for adolescent and adult vaccination against pertussis...
- Benefits of routine immunizations on childhood survival in Tari, Southern Highlands Province, Papua New GuineaDeborah Lehmann
Papua New Guinea Institute of Medical Research, Goroka and Tari, Papua New Guinea
Int J Epidemiol 34:138-48. 2005..This study aimed to determine the effects of diphtheria-tetanus-whole-cell-pertussis (DTP), BCG, hepatitis B, and measles vaccines on mortality in the highlands of Papua New Guinea (PNG)...
- Immunization status of children admitted to a tertiary-care hospital of north India: reasons for partial immunization or non-immunizationDevendra Kumar
Department of Pediatrics, University College of Medical Science and Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, Delhi 110 095, India
J Health Popul Nutr 28:300-4. 2010..The immunization status needs to be improved by education, increasing awareness, and counselling of parents and caregivers regarding immunizations and associated misconceptions as observed in the study...
- Benefits of early hepatitis B immunization programs for newborns and infantsKoen Van Herck
WHO Collaborating Centre for Prevention and Control of Viral Hepatitis, Vaccine, and Infectious Disease Institute, University of Antwerp, Belgium
Pediatr Infect Dis J 27:861-9. 2008....
- Scheduling of measles vaccination in low-income countries: projections of a dynamic modelC T Bauch
Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Guelph, Guelph, ON N1G 2W1, Canada
Vaccine 27:4090-8. 2009..If RI remains stagnant, India and Nigeria should hold SIAs every 2 years, and the other countries every 4-6 years...
- Persistence of protection against hepatitis B virus infection among adolescents vaccinated with recombinant hepatitis B vaccine beginning at birth: a 15-year follow-up studyStephanie R Bialek
Division of Viral Hepatitis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Pediatr Infect Dis J 27:881-5. 2008..Long-term follow-up studies of populations that received recombinant hepatitis B (HB) vaccination beginning at birth are limited...
- Adult immunization: what can we learn from the childhood immunization program?Alan R Hinman
Clin Infect Dis 44:1532-5. 2007
- Improving influenza vaccination rates for children through year-round schedulingIan M Paul
Department of Pediatrics, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
Ambul Pediatr 6:230-4. 2006....
- Tick-born encephalitis (TBE) vaccination in children: advantage of the rapid immunization schedule (i.e., days 0, 7, 21)Ines Schoendorf
Novartis Vaccines and Diagnostics, GmbH and Co KG, Marburg, Hessen 35041, Germany
Hum Vaccin 3:42-7. 2007..On Day 300, GMC ELISA of Group R was higher compared to Group C and Group M. To conclude, the rapid immunization schedule in children not only provides fast protection but also leads to stable titers as measured by NT for at ..
- Patient adherence to three dose completion of the quadrivalent human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine in a private practiceRochelle F Rubin
Dreyer Medical Clinic, Midwestern University, Downers Grove, IL 60515, USA
J Community Health 37:1145-50. 2012....
- Varicella vaccination in Japan: necessity of implementing a routine vaccination programTakao Ozaki
Department of Pediatrics, Konan Kosei Hospital, 137 Ohmatsubara, Takaya cho, Konan, Aichi, Japan
J Infect Chemother 19:188-95. 2013..To achieve this goal, implementation of a routine vaccination program for varicella and introduction of a two-dose vaccination schedule, which is more effective than a single-dose schedule, would be highly desirable...
- Measles antibody responses after early two dose trials in Guinea-Bissau with Edmonston-Zagreb and Schwarz standard-titre measles vaccine: better antibody increase from booster dose of the Edmonston-Zagreb vaccineM L Garly
Projecto de Saude de Bandim, Apartado 861, 1004, Bissau Codex, Guinea Bissau
Vaccine 19:1951-9. 2001..The EZ vaccine was less sensitive to maternal antibodies, and able to increase the antibody response by revaccination, while the second SW vaccine resulted in an unchanged or lower antibody response...
- Completion and timing of the three-dose human papillomavirus vaccine series among adolescents attending school-based health centers in OregonRachel Gold
Kaiser Permanente Northwest Center for Health Research, Portland, OR 97227, USA
Prev Med 52:456-8. 2011..Given the challenges of administering a multi-dose vaccine to adolescents, especially those in vulnerable populations, we evaluated completion of the human papillomavirus vaccine series in 19 of Oregon's school-based health centers...
- Assessing immunization data quality from routine reports in MozambiqueJoão C Mavimbe
Faculty of Medicine, Eduardo Mondlane University, Maputo, Mozambique
BMC Public Health 5:108. 2005..The present article, discusses the practices on record keeping, reporting and the support mechanism to ensure data quality in Mozambique...
- Timeliness and completion rate of immunization among Nigerian children attending a clinic-based immunization serviceAyebo E Sadoh
Institute of Child Health, University of Benin, PMB 1154, Benin City, Edo State, Nigeria
J Health Popul Nutr 27:391-5. 2009..Only 227 (44.3%) children were fully immunized. Health education and mass mobilization of the community and health workers are recommended to improve the uptake of vaccines and to encourage timely receipt of vaccines...
- Live attenuated influenza vaccine induces cross-reactive antibody responses in children against an a/Fujian/411/2002-like H3N2 antigenic variant strainPaul M Mendelman
MedImmune Vaccines, Mountain View, CA, USA
Pediatr Infect Dis J 23:1053-5. 2004..Results indicated that the live vaccine induced higher antibody responses than the inactivated vaccine against the A/Panama and A/Fujian-like viruses...
- Factors influencing parental decision making when parents choose to deviate from the standard pediatric immunization scheduleMaria D Whyte
Valdosta State University, Valdosta, Georgia, USA
J Community Health Nurs 28:204-14. 2011The purpose of this article is to present the results of a study focusing on the basis for parental decisions to refrain from the standard pediatric immunization schedule.
- Antigenic diversity in Eimeria maxima and the influence of host genetics and immunization schedule on cross-protective immunityAdrian L Smith
Institute for Animal Health, Compton Laboratory, Compton, Newbury, Berks RG20 7NN, United Kingdom
Infect Immun 70:2472-9. 2002..These results are discussed in relation to the number of protective antigens presented by complex pathogens and the development of immunoprotective responses in hosts of different genetic backgrounds...
- Effectiveness of individually tailored calendars in promoting childhood immunization in urban public health centersMatthew W Kreuter
Health Communication Research Laboratory, Division of Behavioral Science and Health Education, Department of Community Health, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
Am J Public Health 94:122-7. 2004..We examined the effectiveness of tailored calendars in increasing childhood immunization rates...
- Differences in vaccinations in European UnionSusanna Esposito
Institute of Pediatrics, University of Milan, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milan, Italy
Hum Vaccin 4:313-5. 2008....
- Immunization programs for infants, children, adolescents, and adults: clinical practice guidelines by the Infectious Diseases Society of AmericaLarry K Pickering
National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
Clin Infect Dis 49:817-40. 2009..50 years, and a second dose of varicella vaccine has been added to the routine childhood and adolescent immunization schedule. Many of these changes have resulted in expansion of the adolescent and adult immunization schedules...
- Relative efficacy of different immunization schedules for the prevention of serogroup C meningococcal disease: a model-based evaluationPhilippe De Wals
Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, and Quebec National Institute of Public Health, Canada
Vaccine 24:3500-4. 2006..Results showed that the efficacy of any immunization schedule was highly influenced by the rate at which immunity waned and that the benefit of a booster dose increased ..
- Haemophilus influenzae type b conjugate vaccines: considerations for vaccination schedules and implications for developing countriesSean P Fitzwater
Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
Hum Vaccin 6:810-8. 2010..Here, we present a synthesis of data supporting various Hib vaccine schedules, with a focus on the implications for developing countries...
- Childhood vaccination schedules in Europe vary widely. Is this a problem?P L Lopalco
European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control, 171 83, Stockholm, Sweden
Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 52:1095-8. 2009..National sovereignty in the area of vaccination programmes prevails; therefore any step forward will be feasible only if consensus in Europe is reached...
- Use of combination measles, mumps, rubella, and varicella vaccine: recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP)Mona Marin
Division of Viral Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, CDC, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
MMWR Recomm Rep 59:1-12. 2010..cdc.gov/vaccines/recs/provisional/downloads/combo-vax-Aug2009-508.pdf), which state that use of a combination vaccine generally is preferred over its equivalent component vaccines...
- Infant mortality rates regressed against number of vaccine doses routinely given: is there a biochemical or synergistic toxicity?Neil Z Miller
Think Twice Global Vaccine Institute, USA corrected
Hum Exp Toxicol 30:1420-8. 2011..The US childhood immunization schedule specifies 26 vaccine doses for infants aged less than 1 year--the most in the world--yet 33 nations have ..
- The impact of computer-generated messages on childhood immunization coverageE F Dini
National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Am J Prev Med 18:132-9. 2000..This study assesses the sustained impact of computer-generated messages on immunization coverage during the first two years of life...
- Safety and immunogenicity of six acellular pertussis vaccines and one whole-cell pertussis vaccine given as a fifth dose in four- to six-year-old childrenM E Pichichero
Department of Microbiology, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, New York, USA
Pediatrics 105:e11. 2000....
- Effectiveness of measles vaccination and vitamin A treatmentChristopher R Sudfeld
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of International Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Int J Epidemiol 39:i48-55. 2010....
- Alternative diphtheria, tetanus and whooping cough immunization schedule to evoke a Th2 tetanus and a Th1 pertussis immune responseMaría Victoria Lavigne
Instituto de Estudios de la Inmunidad Humoral CONICET UBA, Facultad de Farmacia y Bioquimica, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Junín 956 Piso 4, 1113 Buenos Aires, Argentina
Microbes Infect 6:481-4. 2004..is not necessary for protection against tetanus and therefore should be avoided, an alternative DTP immunization schedule with minimal Pw exposure was assessed in order to obtain a Th2 tetanus response and a Th1 pertussis ..
- Infant pertussis: who was the source?Kristine M Bisgard
Bacterial Vaccine Preventable Diseases Branch, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
Pediatr Infect Dis J 23:985-9. 2004..In the United States in the 1990s, the incidence of reported pertussis in adults, adolescents and infants increased; infants younger than 1 year of age had the highest reported incidence...
- Modelling pertussis transmission to evaluate the effectiveness of an adolescent booster in ArgentinaG Fabricius
Instituto de Investigaciones Fisicoquimicas Teoricas y Aplicadas, Facultad de Ciencias Exactas, Universidad Nacional de La Plata, La Plata, Argentina
Epidemiol Infect 141:718-34. 2013..An effort to improve the coverage of the first dose would have a much greater impact on infants. These results hold in the 18 scenarios considered, which demonstrates the robustness of these conclusions...
- Immunogenicity, safety, and reactogenicity of the 10-valent pneumococcal nontypeable Haemophilus influenzae protein D conjugate vaccine and DTPa-IPV-Hib when coadministered as a 3-dose primary vaccination schedule in The Netherlands: a randomized controllMenno R van den Bergh
Department of Pediatric Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Wilhelmina Children s Hospital, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
Pediatr Infect Dis J 30:e170-8. 2011..Recent reviews have highlighted the unpredictability of immunologic interference when multivalent conjugated vaccines are coadministered with other pediatric vaccines...
- Protecting infants against measles in England and Wales: a reviewG Manikkavasagan
HPA Centre for Infections, London NW9 5EQ, UK
Arch Dis Child 94:681-5. 2009..To establish the most appropriate age ranges for the use of human normal immunoglobulin and MMR vaccine as postexposure prophylaxis...
- Protection against multiple influenza A subtypes by vaccination with highly conserved nucleoproteinSuzanne L Epstein
Laboratory of Immunology and Developmental Biology, Division of Cellular and Gene Therapies, Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research, Food and Drug Administration, 1401 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20852, USA
Vaccine 23:5404-10. 2005..Thus, gene-based vaccination with NP may contribute to protective immunity against diverse influenza viruses through its ability to stimulate cellular immunity...
- Evaluation of non-specific effects of infant immunizations on early infant mortality in a southern Indian populationLawrence H Moulton
Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Trop Med Int Health 10:947-55. 2005..The aim of this study was to assess the relationship between receipt of routine childhood immunizations and infant mortality before 6 months of age...
- Recombinant hepatitis B vaccine (Engerix-B): a review of its immunogenicity and protective efficacy against hepatitis BGillian M Keating
Adis International Limited, Auckland, New Zealand
Drugs 63:1021-51. 2003..In addition, it appears that Hep-B(Eng) confers immunity for at least 10 years. Hep-B(Eng) has an important role in mass vaccination campaigns against hepatitis B, as well as in groups considered at high risk of acquiring hepatitis B...
- Long-term protection against hepatitis B after newborn vaccination: 20-year follow-upL Roznovsky
Department of Infectious Diseases, University Hospital Ostrava, Tr 17 listopadu 1790, 708 52 Ostrava, Czech Republic
Infection 38:395-400. 2010..However, whether this protection against carriage of hepatitis B virus is maintained into early adulthood is as yet unknown...
- Lessons from a multisite international trial in the Caribbean and South America of an HIV-1 Canarypox vaccine (ALVAC-HIV vCP1452) with or without boosting with MN rgp120Farley Cleghorn
Center for HIV AIDS, Constella Futures, Washington, DC, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 46:222-30. 2007..vCP1452 was administered alone or with a heterologous boost of MN rgp120 glycoprotein. The trial was pivotal in deciding whether these vaccines advanced to phase 3 efficacy trials...
- Vaccination schedules to raise antibody concentrations against epsilon-toxin of Clostridium perfringens in ewes and their triplet lambsC de la Rosa
Department of Animal Science, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853 4801, USA
J Anim Sci 75:2328-34. 1997..Because concentrations of .2 IU/mL may be protective, these results indicate that vaccination of ewes before lambing imparts passive protection in lambs to 12 wk of age, whereas vaccination of young lambs provides no added protection...
- Cost-effectiveness analysis of various pertussis vaccination strategies primarily aimed at protecting infants in the NetherlandsTjalke A Westra
Department of Pharmacy, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
Clin Ther 32:1479-95. 2010..Because pertussis is most severe in unimmunized infants and infants who have only received some of the recommended doses, new pertussis immunization strategies should be considered to protect this vulnerable population...
- Effectiveness and net cost of reminder/recall for adolescent immunizationsChristina A Suh
Children s Outcomes Research Program, Children s Hospital Colorado, Aurora, Colorado 80045, USA
Pediatrics 129:e1437-45. 2012..To assess the effectiveness of reminder/recall (R/R) for immunizing adolescents in private pediatric practices and to describe the associated costs and revenues...
- DTP with or after measles vaccination is associated with increased in-hospital mortality in Guinea-BissauPeter Aaby
Projecto de Saude de Bandim, Apartado 861, Bissau, Guinea Bissau
Vaccine 25:1265-9. 2007..The sequence is not always respected. We examined in-hospital mortality of children having received DTP with or after measles vaccine...
- Hepatitis B Vaccine in national immunization schedule: a preventive step in IndiaRAMESH VERMA
Department of Community Medicine, Pt B D Sharma PGIMS, Rohtak Haryana, India
Hum Vaccin 7:1387-8. 2011..The current immunization schedule for hepatitis B vaccine includes a dose given as early as possible after birth, preferably within 24 hours ..
- Modifying the antigen-immunization schedule improves the variety of monoclonal antibodies obtained from immune-phage antibody libraries against HIV-1 Nef and VifMai Yoshikawa
Department of Biotechnology and Therapeutics, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Osaka University, Suita, Osaka, Japan
J Biosci Bioeng 111:597-9. 2011..Here we show that the immunization schedule affects the immune phage antibody library properties. We subcutaneously (s.c...
- Predictors of age-appropriate receipt of DTaP dose 4Tara W Strine
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
Am J Prev Med 25:45-9. 2003In the United States, the national childhood immunization schedule calls for children to receive four doses of DTaP (diphtheria and tetanus toxoids and acellular pertussis) vaccine administered at 2, 4, 6, and 15 to 18 months...
- Minimum time interval adjustment for 4-3-1 immunization rates among two-year-old childrenR P Steiner
Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Louisville, Kentucky 40292, USA
Am J Prev Med 16:189-94. 1999....
- Higher pertussis hospitalization rates in indigenous Australian infants, and delayed vaccinationVeronica Kolos
University of Sydney, Australia
Vaccine 25:588-90. 2007..These data suggest that residence in a remote area, as a proxy for poorer living conditions for indigenous people, and delayed vaccination, both contribute to higher pertussis hospitalization rates in indigenous infants...
- Compliance with national immunization guidelines for children younger than 2 years, 1996-1999Loren K Mell
Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, Washington, USA
Pediatrics 115:461-7. 2005..To evaluate compliance with national immunization guidelines among a large cohort of children cared for at health maintenance organizations (HMOs) and to examine effects on immunization status...
- Safety and immunogenicity of a recombinant hemagglutinin vaccine for H5 influenza in humansJ J Treanor
Infectious Diseases Unit, University of Rochester, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
Vaccine 19:1732-7. 2001..These results suggest that baculovirus-expressed H5 HA can induce functional antibody in individuals who have not had prior exposure to H5 viruses, but that further studies to improve the immunogenicity of the vaccine are needed...
- Induction of HIV immunity in the genital tract after intranasal delivery of a MVA vector: enhanced immunogenicity after DNA prime-modified vaccinia virus Ankara boost immunization scheduleM Magdalena Gherardi
Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Centro Nacional de Biotecnologia, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Campus Universidad Autonoma, Madrid, Spain
J Immunol 172:6209-20. 2004..Our findings are of relevance in the area of vaccine development and support the optimization of protocols of immunization based on MVA as vaccine vectors to induce mucosal immune responses against HIV...
- Economics of an adolescent meningococcal conjugate vaccination catch-up campaign in the United StatesIsmael R Ortega-Sanchez
National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
Clin Infect Dis 46:1-13. 2008..The objective of our study was to analyze the cost-effectiveness of a catch-up vaccination campaign with quadrivalent meningococcal conjugate vaccine for children and adolescents aged 11-17 years...
- Association between pentavalent rotavirus vaccine and severe rotavirus diarrhea among children in NicaraguaManish Patel
Viral Gastroenteritis Section, MS A47, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
JAMA 301:2243-51. 2009..Nicaragua introduced RV5 in 2006, providing the first opportunity to assess the association between vaccination and rotavirus disease in a developing country...
- When and why children fall behind with vaccinations: missed visits and missed opportunities at milestone agesElizabeth T Luman
National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
Am J Prev Med 36:105-11. 2009....
- A new DTPw-HBV/Hib vaccine is immunogenic and safe when administered according to the EPI (Expanded Programme for Immunization) schedule and following hepatitis B vaccination at birthSalvacion Gatchalian
Research Institute for Tropical Medicine, Filinvest Corporate Centre, Alabang, Muntinlupa City, Manila, Philippines
Hum Vaccin 1:198-203. 2005..A birth dose of HBV is important to maximize protection against hepatitis B in endemic regions where the EPI schedule is in place...
- General recommendations on immunization: recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP)Andrew T Kroger
Immunization Services Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases proposed, CDC, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
MMWR Recomm Rep 55:1-48. 2006..cdc.gov/nip...
- Safety and immunogenicity of tetravalent live-attenuated dengue vaccines in Thai adult volunteers: role of serotype concentration, ratio, and multiple dosesArunee Sabchareon
Vaccine Trial Centre, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
Am J Trop Med Hyg 66:264-72. 2002..All subjects seroconverted to serotype 3 after one dose. Serotype 4 elicited the lowest primary response but the highest increase in seroconversion after the second dose...
- Cost-effectiveness analysis of pneumococcal conjugate vaccination in England and WalesA Melegaro
Modelling and Economics Unit, Health Protection Agency, Communicable Disease Surveillance Centre, 61 Colindale Avenue, London NW9 5EQ, UK
Vaccine 22:4203-14. 2004..To establish whether universal vaccination of infants with the pneumococcal conjugate vaccine is likely to be cost-effective from the perspective of the health care provider (NHS)...
- A review of the long-term protection after hepatitis A and B vaccinationPierre Van Damme
Centre for the Evaluation of Vaccination, WHO Collaborating Centre for Prevention and Control of Viral Hepatitis, Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, University of Antwerp, Belgium
Travel Med Infect Dis 5:79-84. 2007....
- Risk factors for delay in age-appropriate vaccinationKevin J Dombkowski
Child Health Evaluation and Research CHEAR Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, 300 N Ingalls, Rm 6C11, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0456, USA
Public Health Rep 119:144-55. 2004....
- The relation of parent and provider characteristics to vaccination status of children in private practices and managed care organizations in MarylandN Hughart
Department of Maternal and Child Health, Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Med Care 37:44-55. 1999..This study sought to identify provider practices and policies in private pediatric settings that relate to vaccination status, controlling for the characteristics of the children served...
- Development of a Recombinant Tetravalent Dengue Vaccine Based on a Subunit EnveloLynda G Tussey; Fiscal Year: 2013..While interference can be overcome by a 12-month immunization schedule, this schedule renders the vaccine unsuitable for recipients requiring rapid development of immunity...
- Novel Tetravalent Vaccines for Dengue VirusROBERT GERALD WHALEN; Fiscal Year: 2013..dengue vaccine in clinical testing is a complex mixture of four live-attenuated viruses that requires an immunization schedule covering 12 months to achieve full seroconversion...
- Coadministration of capsid modified adenovirus for malaria vaccine developmentAlberto Moreno; Fiscal Year: 2013..The overall goal of this research proposal is to simplify the immunization schedule by reducing the need for boosting at regular intervals...
- Novel Engineering of a P. falciparum Merozoite Surface Protein 1 Malaria VaccineGEORGE S HUI; Fiscal Year: 2010..regimens to efficiently induce protective antibodies under the more favorable logistics of a reduced immunization schedule and the use of readily acceptable adjuvants...
- Lactoferrin as an Adjuvant for Cellular ImmunityJeffrey K Actor; Fiscal Year: 2010..Areas that require further investigation concern (i) optimization of the immunization schedule for use of the adjuvant;and (ii) whether the production protocol developed for the initial expression of ..
- Influenza Immunization of Children in IndiaWayne M Sullender; Fiscal Year: 2013..The temporal circulation of influenza in India suggests the current fall immunization schedule may not be optimal...
- Epitope-Targeted Vaccine for HIV-1 PreventionSUSAN B ZOLLA-PAZNER; Fiscal Year: 2011..of envelope-based DNA primes and adjuvants for use with V3- scaffold immunogens, along with the best immunization schedule to induce broad, potent and long-lasting functional V3-specific Ab responses in rabbits...
- BioThrax Schedule Optimization for Post-Exposure Prophylaxis of AnthraxRobert Hopkins; Fiscal Year: 2006..This phase 3b clinical trial, Safety, Immunogenicity, and Immunization Schedule Study of Post-Exposure Prophylaxis for BioThrax(r) in a Population of Healthy Adults, will evaluate the ..
- Production of neutralizing mAbs from HIV vaccineesShixia Wang; Fiscal Year: 2013..Specific Aim 5: To expand the production of Env-specific mAbs from additional vaccinees including PBMCs collected at different time points in the immunization schedule.
- A Randomized Trial of Vaccine Adherence in Young IDUPaula Lum; Fiscal Year: 2006..none) in enhancing adherence to a multiple dose immunization schedule. We have three secondary objectives...
- Generation of antibodies by genetic immunizationHans Herweijer; Fiscal Year: 2002..studies, we will further optimize genetic immunization methods by including cytokine genes, refining the immunization schedule, and testing different expression vectors and mouse strains...
- UTILIZATION OF IMMUNIZATION SVCS: PSYCHOSOCIAL APPROACHHoda Atta; Fiscal Year: 1993..Psychosocial factors to be examined in this subset include: knowledge about immunization schedule, vaccine availability, vaccine preventable disease, and health services that provide the vaccine; ..
- IMMUNOTHERAPY OF MELANOMA WITH ANTIIDIOTYPIC ANTIBODIESSoldano Ferrone; Fiscal Year: 1999..The information resulting from studies in animal model systems will be utilized to design the immunization schedule with the most effective adjuvant and combination of anti-id mAb in patients with advanced melanoma in a ..
- DETERMINING/UNDERSTANDING BARRIERS TO ADULT IMMUNIZATIONRichard Zimmerman; Fiscal Year: 2001..This project will furnish relevant, up-to-date to enhance policy planning, practice management and medical education. ..
- IMMUNOGENETIC MECHANISMS OF VACCINE RESPONSEGregory A Poland; Fiscal Year: 2010..The knowledge gained from these studies will enable us to design new strategies and new vaccines to protect human health against viral diseases. ..
- THE EFFECTIVENESS OF VACCINES IN CLINICAL PRACTICEEugene Shapiro; Fiscal Year: 2004..Shapiro to review their progress and to help them develop their own studies as well as to develop strategies for the development of their careers. ..
- Effectiveness of Varicella Vaccine in Clinical PracticeEugene Shapiro; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Training in Patient-Oriented Research for PhysiciansEugene Shapiro; Fiscal Year: 2006..Ultimately, the Yale CRS Program will help to increase the pool of physician-investigators who will be uniquely poised to conduct research to directly improve the health of all Americans. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Role of DAP12 in type 1 anti-mycobacterial immunityZhou Xing; Fiscal Year: 2005..We strongly believe that our studies will provide new insights into the mechanisms of type 1 anti-microbial immunity and novel targets for immune modulation. ..
- The Role of a Novel Coronavirus In Kawasaki DiseaseJeffrey Kahn; Fiscal Year: 2007..We have identified a novel human virus, designated the New Haven coronavirus that is associated with KD. The goals of this study is to investigate the role of this novel virus in KD. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- MACROPHAGE IRON METABOLISM AND TUBERCULOSIS INFECTIONMegan Murray; Fiscal Year: 2007..tuberculosis may help identify those at high risk for disease progression and lead to therapeutic interventions aimed at reducing macrophage iron stores. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- 8th International Symposium - Saga of the Genus Bordetella, 1906-2006Erik Hewlett; Fiscal Year: 2006..unreadable] The bordetella community is an especially open and collaborative[unreadable] collection of scientists and it is important to assure and support[unreadable] attendance of trainees at meetings such as this. ..
- T-Cell Responses Predict Influenza Risk in Older AdultsJanet E McElhaney; Fiscal Year: 2010..3) Test heat shock proteins (Hsp) as potential vaccine adjuvants to enhance the CTL response to vaccination. ..
- Molecular basis meningococcal group A capsular immunityDan Granoff; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Second Generation Rabies VaccinesJames McGettigan; Fiscal Year: 2007..The development of treatment that relies on only one to two doses of vaccine instead of six inoculations will greatly enhance the effectiveness of rabies virus prevention. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Sustainable strategies for increasing CIS use among African American and HispanicMatthew Kreuter; Fiscal Year: 2007..Because the intervention is highly integrated within current CIS structure and practices, this approach can be readily adopted if research evidence establishes its effectiveness. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- The Population-Based Effectiveness in Asthma and Lung Diseases (PEAL) NetworkTracy A Lieu; Fiscal Year: 2010..This project is innovative in that we will link claims, electronic medical record, patient, and provider data, and will build new linkages with a Medicaid plan to include vulnerable groups who are disproportionately burdened by asthma. ..
- Implementation of Asthma Guidelines in Primary Care; Comparison of 4 approachesJames W Mold; Fiscal Year: 2010..If effective, the same strategies could be used to facilitate implementation of other chronic disease guidelines. ..
- Regulation of murine neonatal Th2 functionREBECCA D ADKINS; Fiscal Year: 2010..This idea is supported by our findings that the function of peripheral CD4+ cells in neonates resembles that of RTE in adults. ..
- Optional Influenza Vaccine And Population AdherenceAlison Galvani; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Internet Based Patient-Centered Asthma Management SystemDimitri Christakis; Fiscal Year: 2009..Children in AsthmaNet families will be more likely to report using written care plans. Aim 4: to decrease the number of symptom days for children with asthma H4. Children in AsthmaNet families will experience fewer symptom days. ..
- Minority Pre-doctoral Education to Reduce DisparitiesMatthew Kreuter; Fiscal Year: 2007..The School of Public Health and Graduate School at Saint Louis University are strongly committed to this program, and have pledged 85% tuition scholarships for students involved. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Enhancing Prevention for Children in Diverse PopulationsTracy Lieu; Fiscal Year: 2008..Support from this K24 award will come at a critical time for Dr. Lieu and for the junior faculty in her new Center. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- RECOMBINANT & LIVE ORAL SALMONELLA TYPHI HYBRID VACCINESMyron Levine; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- Using MEPS Data to Inform Public-Plan ConsumerismMatthew Davis; Fiscal Year: 2007..Findings will have immediate relevance for implementation of the HOA projects and other consumerism efforts. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Measurement of Alcohol Use Among HIV-Positives in UgandaJudith Hahn; Fiscal Year: 2007..This study will validate novel biomarkers and new and standard self-reported measures of alcohol use among HIV positives in Uganda. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Immunobiological Role of Fertilization Antigen(FA-1)RAJESH NAZ; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Polyvalent DNA Plus Protein HIV VaccinesShan Lu; Fiscal Year: 2010..This will allows us to effectively screen a large number of unique primary Env antigens to formulate the effective polyvalent HIV vaccines for the next phase of clinical testing. ..
- High throughput proteomic analysis of Salmonella entericaEdward Ryan; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Multi-gene plague vaccine with expanded protectionShan Lu; Fiscal Year: 2004..This project will employ the most advanced DNA immunization technology in combination with small-scale protein production to quickly develop potential subunit-based plague vaccine products. ..
- FRANCISELLA TULARENSIS: INNATE RESISTANCE TO IHALATIONStephen Gregory; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- Application of IVIAT to Bacillus anthracisEdward Ryan; Fiscal Year: 2004..IVIAT is an established protocol in our laboratory, and this preliminary collaborative study should lay a foundation for subsequent analysis of identified B. anthracis genes and their products. ..
- PREDICTING VACCINE STATUS & ED USE IN MEDICAID NEWBORNSEvaline Alessandrini; Fiscal Year: 2004..The broad goals of the research project are to delineate factors that place poor children at risk for inadequate primary care health services and to identify these children so that effective interventions may be made. ..
- NIH D.C. INITIATIVE TO REDUCE INFANT MORTALITYAyman El Mohandes; Fiscal Year: 2003..The impact of the intervention on fathers and kinship and how they relate to the mother/infant dyad will also be analyzed. ..
- UNSTUDIED INFANTS: LOW RISK BABIES IN A HIGH RISK PLACEMarie McCormick; Fiscal Year: 2002..Results will identify sites with better outcomes and the practices associated with them. These outcomes represent achievable goals well within the scope of current technology. ..
- DIETARY FATTY CONTROL OF INFLAMMATIONKevin High; Fiscal Year: 2002..Health relateness: Answering these fundamental questions will shed critical light on the feasibility of utilizing dietary fatty acids to regulate AA metabolism and related clinical disorders. ..
- Chimeric Adenovirus Vaccine Vectors for HIV/SIVDAN BAROUCH; Fiscal Year: 2005..Within the two-year time frame of this award, sufficient data will be generated with candidate chimeric rAd vaccines to justify further vaccine/challenge studies in rhesus monkeys. ..
- VOCABULARY MANAGEMENT FOR CLINICAL RESEARCH DATABASESCynthia Brandt; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- Genital Ulcer Disease and HIV TransmissionJeanne Sheffield; Fiscal Year: 2005..The pursuit of these aims will further elucidate the cellular and molecular bases of the interrelationship between GUD and HIV-1 transmission, particularly in women. ..
- IT-Supported Early Treatment of Childhood OverweightWilliam Adams; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Bacterial Vaccine Antigen DiscoveryLAWRENCE PAOLETTI; Fiscal Year: 2006..Aim 2). Findings from these studies utilizing this unique approach to vaccine antigen discovery could be directly applied to other bacterial pathogens. ..
- CONTROL OF EPIDEMIC INFLUENZAPEDRO PIEDRA; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Clinical Performance Measures & Outcomes in AdolescentsSusan Furth; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Decision Analysis of Otitis Media Vaccination StrategiesTracy Lieu; Fiscal Year: 2005..The decision analytic model will yield information toward the optimal choices for current scientific inquiry, and will also provide a foundation for updated analyses as otitis media vaccines are further developed and tested. ..
- Communication, Perspectives, & Child Asthma DisparitiesTracy Lieu; Fiscal Year: 2005..This information is critical to the design of effective, culturally tailored interventions to eliminate disparities in health care for childhood asthma and other chronic diseases. ..
- Neisseria meningitidis antigens expressed in infectionDan Granoff; Fiscal Year: 2005..meningitidis disease, including group B strains for which there is currently no vaccine available. Also, characterization of gene expression in an in vivo model will lead to a better understanding of meningococcal pathogenesis. ..
- AUTOLOGOUS HAPTEN MODIFIED VACCINE FOR HUMAN CANCERDavid Berd; Fiscal Year: 2001..This work may lead to the development of reagents useful in identifying the target antigens. ..
- Functional Senescence of Innate Immunity and PneumoniaKevin High; Fiscal Year: 2003..These data are essential to design meaningful studies using the case-control method, the most effective means of studying the link between immune senescence and infection risk. ..
- VZV Receptors and Infective MechanismsAnne Gershon; Fiscal Year: 2007..It may also make it possible to develop a safer and more efficacious vaccine. ..
- An HB Vaccine Model For HIV Vaccine Trials in Drug UsersLu Yu Hwang; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- CHEMOIMMUNOTHERAPY FOR BREAST CANCER TREATMENTLeisha Emens; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- PEDIATRICS AIDS CLINICAL TRIALS GROUPAnne Gershon; Fiscal Year: 2006..We have competent, outstanding staff whose aim is not only to provide compassionate medical care to HIV-infected patients but also to perform meaningful and useful research on prevention and treatment of HIV infection. ..
- Brucella, Aging and Role of IL-17 in Host DefenseKevin High; Fiscal Year: 2005..The data generated in this proposal will form the foundation of future R01 proposals aimed at enhancing immunity vs. intracellular pathogens in our aging population. ..
- ENHANCING MUCOSAL IMMUNE RESPONSES BY MICROENCAPSULATIONPaul Offit; Fiscal Year: 2005..The availability of microencapsulated virus provides a unique opportunity to understand the relationship between APC and protective mucosal immune responses. ..
- Exploratory Center for Vaccinology Research (RMI)Walter Orenstein; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- VACCINE EFFICACY IN CHILDREN WITH SICKLE CELL DISEASEThomas Adamkiewicz; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Analyzing Vaccine Programs/Policies in Western EuropeGary Freed; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..