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Use of a booster dose of capsular group C meningococcal glycoconjugate vaccine to demonstrate immunologic memory in children primed with one or two vaccine doses in infancy

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Background Use of a polysaccharide vaccine challenge to demonstrate immunologic memory after priming with capsular group C meningococcal conjugate vaccines (MenCC) risks induction of immunologic hyporesponsiveness. For this reason, MenCC vaccines are now used as probes of immunologic memory, however, no studies have demonstrated their ability to distinguish primed from unprimed children. Methods This study was part of a randomised controlled trial investigating the immunogenicity of a booster...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted Manuscript

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10.1016/j.vaccine.2016.10.038

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Khatami, A More by this author
Attard-Montalto, S More by this author
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All Souls College
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European Society of Paediatric Infectious Diseases More from this funder
Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Vaccine Journal website
Volume:
34
Issue:
50
Pages:
6350-6357
Publication date:
2016-10-28
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EISSN:
1873-2518
ISSN:
0264-410X
Pubs id:
pubs:666592
URN:
uri:24f10a5a-b54c-4377-9864-79af115923a7
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uuid:24f10a5a-b54c-4377-9864-79af115923a7
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pubs:666592

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