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Respiratory syncytial virus seasonality and its implications on prevention strategies

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With maternal and infant vaccines against respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) in development, it is timely to consider how the deployment of these vaccines might vary according to local RSV disease seasonality. In temperate regions RSV infection is predictably limited to a period of 3 to 5 months, while in tropical regions disease seasonality is often both more variable and more prolonged. Accordingly, in tropical regions a year-round immunisation schedule for both maternal and infant immunisat...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted Manuscript

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10.1080/21645515.2017.1403707

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Paediatrics
ORCID:
0000-0002-3866-9733
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Paediatrics
ORCID:
0000-0003-4710-2904
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Paediatrics
ORCID:
0000-0003-0531-5426
Publisher:
Taylor and Francis Publisher's website
Journal:
Human Vaccines and Immunotherapeutics Journal website
Volume:
14
Issue:
1
Pages:
234-244
Publication date:
2017-12-01
Acceptance date:
2017-11-06
DOI:
EISSN:
2164-554X
ISSN:
2164-5515
Pubs id:
pubs:809764
URN:
uri:110df91d-4772-441c-828c-09ecbcefc273
UUID:
uuid:110df91d-4772-441c-828c-09ecbcefc273
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pubs:809764

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