*  Pneumococcal conjugate vaccine
... (PCV) is a pneumococcal vaccine and a conjugate vaccine used to protect infants, young children ... World Health Organization: Pneumococcal vaccines Pneumococcal conjugate vaccine at Curlie (based on DMOZ). ... Streptococcus pneumoniae Pneumonia PneumoADIP Pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine "Pneumococcal 7-valent Conjugate Vaccine ( ... including the use of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (Prevnar), pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine, and antibiotic prophylaxis ...
*  Pneumococcal vaccine
Additional pneumococcal vaccine research is taking place to find a vaccine that offers broad protection against pneumococcal ... There are two types of pneumococcal vaccines: conjugate vaccines and polysaccharide vaccines. They are given by injection ... Pneumococcal vaccines are vaccines against the bacteria Streptococcus pneumoniae. Their use can prevent some cases of pneumonia ... "Children to be given new vaccine". BBC News. 8 February 2006. Archived from the original on 30 May 2006. "Pneumococcal vaccine ...
*  Pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine
... (PPSV)- the latest version is known as Pneumovax 23 (PPV-23)- is the first pneumococcal ... pneumococcal) bacteria by phagocytic immune cells. The pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine is widely used in high-risk adults. ... and instead a 13-valent Pneumococcal Conjugated Vaccine (PCV) (e.g. Prevnar 13) must be used. Prevnar 13 is a new vaccine which ... Vaccine. 25 (45): 7858-65. doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2007.08.022. PMID 17931753. "Pneumococcal Vaccination: What Everyone Should ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Pharmacy: Drugs and Medications: P: Pneumococcal Vaccine
"Health ... Pneumococcal Vaccine" search on: AOL - Ask - Bing - DuckDuckGo - Gigablast - Google - ixquick - Yahoo - Yandex - ... Information about Prevnar, a vaccine for infants and toddlers that helps prevent invasive diseases caused by the bacteria ...
*  Pneumonia
"WHO , Pneumococcal conjugate vaccines". www.who.int. Retrieved 2018-01-16. "Pneumococcal Disease , Vaccines - PCV13 and PPSV23 ... "Pneumococcal conjugate vaccines for preventing vaccine-type invasive pneumococcal disease and X-ray defined pneumonia in ... A Streptococcus pneumoniae vaccine is available for adults, and has been found to decrease the risk of invasive pneumococcal ... The pneumococcal vaccine has been shown to reduce the risk of community acquired pneumonia in people with chronic obstructive ...
*  Epidemiology of pneumonia
WHO (1999). "Pneumococcal vaccines. WHO position paper". Wkly. Epidemiol. Rec. 74 (23): 177-83. PMID 10437429. Hoare, Z; Lim, ... being caused by the bacteria for which an effective vaccine is available. In the United Kingdom, the annual incidence rate of ...
*  Cystic fibrosis
Burgess, L; Southern, KW (Aug 5, 2014). "Pneumococcal vaccines for cystic fibrosis". The Cochrane Database of Systematic ... Pneumococcal vaccination has not been studied as of 2014. Some lung infections require surgical removal of the infected part of ...
*  Fred Neufeld
A Brief History of Pneumococcal Vaccines. Review Article. Drugs & Aging. 15 Supplement 1:1-10, 1999 Tuomanen, Elaine (2004). ... Addition of a small amount of ox bile to a pneumococcal culture results in complete destruction of the culture after a short ... This discovery led Fred Griffith to show that one pneumococcal type could be transformed into another (Griffith's experiment). ... Then, using immunological techniques, Neufeld discovered that there were three pneumococcal types. In the presence of type I ...
*  Streptococcus pneumoniae
16: Pneumococcal Disease". In Atkinson W; Wolfe S; Hamborsky J. Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases ( ... "Pneumococcal vaccines WHO position paper--2012" (PDF). Wkly Epidemiol Rec. 87 (14): 129-44. Apr 6, 2012. PMID 24340399. " ... "Children to be given new vaccine". BBC News. 8 February 2006. "Pneumococcal Vaccination: Information for Health Care Providers ... GAVI Alliance PneumoADIP PATH's Vaccine Resource Library pneumococcal resources Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ( ...
*  George Siber bibliography
Previous pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine impacts immune response to subsequent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in the ... "Phase 1 trial of a 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in healthy adults". Vaccine. 25 (33): 6164-6. doi:10.1016/j.vaccine ... Vaccine-type and non-vaccine type pneumococci after administration of 9valent CRM 197 conjugate pneumococcal vaccine (Pnc CRM9 ... 2008). Pneumococcal vaccines : the impact of conjugate vaccine. Washington, DC: ASM Press. ISBN 9781555814083. Eshelman, Fred N ...
*  George Siber
... a pneumococcal vaccine, Acel-Imune, an acellular pertussis vaccine, Meningitec, a meningococcal meningitis vaccine, Rotashield ... 2008). Pneumococcal vaccines: the impact of conjugate vaccine. Washington, DC: ASM Press. ISBN 9781555814083. George Siber's ... "Comparison of pneumococcal conjugate polysaccharide and free polysaccharide vaccines in elderly adults: conjugate vaccine ... 11/644,924 - Multivalent Pneumococcal Polysaccharide-Protein Conjugate Composition "Vaccine Technology Takes Center Stage in ...
*  PneumoADIP
Pneumococcal vaccines Accelerated Development and Introduction Plan (PnemoADIP) is a small team based at Johns Hopkins ... In April 2009, Rwanda became the first low-income country to introduce the pneumococcal vaccine Prevnar into its routine ... "PneumoADIP - Pneumococcal vaccines Accelerated Development and Introduction Plan". PneumoADIP. Retrieved 7 December 2013. Bill ... lifesaving pneumococcal vaccines for the world's children. PneumoADIP aims to achieve its goals through partnerships with ...
*  Bacterial capsule
These serotypes are the basis for the pneumococcal vaccines. Streptococcus agalactiae produces a polysaccharide capsule of nine ... ISBN 978-0-08-098473-5. Goldblatt, D (2000-01-01). "Conjugate vaccines". Clinical and Experimental Immunology. 119 (1): 1-3. ... so many capsular vaccines contain polysaccharides conjugated with protein carriers, such as the tetanus toxoid or diphtheria ...
*  Herd immunity
Since then, pneumococcal vaccines that provide protection from the emerging serotypes have been introduced and have ... Vaccines against STIs that are targeted at one sex result in significant declines in STIs in both sexes if vaccine uptake in ... Vaccines are usually imperfect however, so the effectiveness, E, of a vaccine must be accounted for: V c = 1 − 1 R 0 E . {\ ... Pittet, L. F.; Posfay-Barbe, K. M. (2012). "Pneumococcal vaccines for children: A global public health priority". Clinical ...
*  Pneumococcal infection
In 1936, a pneumococcal capsular polysaccharide vaccine was used to abort an epidemic of pneumococcal pneumonia. In the 1940s, ... Verma R, Khanna P (2012) Pneumococcal conjugate vaccine: A newer vaccine available in India. Hum Vaccin Immunother 8(9) ... "Pneumococcal vaccines WHO position paper-2012" (PDF). Wkly Epidemiol Rec. 87 (14): 129-44. Apr 6, 2012. PMID 24340399. " ... "Children to be given new vaccine". BBC News. 8 February 2006. "Pneumococcal Vaccination: Information for Health Care Providers ...
*  Claire V. Broome
Pneumococcal disease after pneumococcal vaccination: an alternative method to estimate the efficacy of pneumococcal vaccine. N ... Pneumococcal vaccine efficacy in selected populations in the United States. Ann Intern Med 1986;104:1 6. Moore PS, Toole MJ, ... pneumococcal vaccine evaluation, meningococcal disease and Toxic Shock Syndrome. Notable accomplishments included development ... Group B meningococcal vaccine efficacy in Cuba; and Haemophilus influenza type b conjugate vaccine impact on pneumonia in the ...
*  Wyeth
Prevnar is the only pneumococcal conjugate vaccine for infants and children which protects against pneumococcal disease like ... Guard Cat Vaccines Fel-O-Vax Cat Vaccines Fluvac Innovator Horse Vaccine GiardiaVax Dog Vaccine Ketaset LeptoVax Dog Vaccine ... Horse Vaccine Pneumobort Horse Vaccine Polyflex Poulvac Poultry Vaccines Presponse Cattle Vaccines ProHeart 6/ProHeart SR-12 ( ... Dicural Duramune Dog Vaccines Duvaxyn Horse Vaccines EtoGesic Tablets Ewegaurd Sheep Vaccine and wormer (moxidectin) Fel-O- ...
*  Pneumococcal Awareness Council of Experts
Sabin.org/PACE Pneumococcal disease Pneumococcal vaccines World Pneumonia Day PATH PneumoADIP. ... The Pneumococcal Awareness Council of Experts (PACE) is a project of the Sabin Vaccine Institute and is composed of global ... Rwanda announced that they would be one of the first two countries to introduce the pneumococcal vaccine into its national ... The event also sought to highlight South Africa's introduction of the pneumococcal vaccine, with support from the GAVI Alliance ...
*  Conjugate vaccine
B cell Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) Hib vaccine Immunogenicity Meningococcal vaccine Pneumococcal vaccines Rappuoli, ... Vaccines, Conjugate at the US National Library of Medicine Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) "Conjugate Vaccines Against Enteric ... "Use of carrier protein for development of protein/polysaccharide conjugate vaccines and protein/protein conjugate vaccines". ... A conjugate vaccine is created by covalently attaching a poor antigen to a strong antigen thereby eliciting a stronger ...
*  Meningococcal disease
No increase in HIV-load following immunization with conjugate pneumococcal vaccine, Pneumovax, or Typhim-Vi. Proceedings of ... Vaccines are currently available against all six strains, including the newest vaccine against serogroup B. The first vaccine ... Vaccines offer significant protection from three to five years (plain polysaccharide vaccine Menomune, Mencevax and NmVac-4) to ... Although conjugate vaccines are the preferred meningococcal vaccine in adolescents 11 years of age or older, polysaccharide ...
*  International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh
Maternal immunisation with pneumococcal vaccine shown likely to protect infants up to 22 weeks. 1998: HIV sero-surveillance ... 2001: Oral cholera vaccine, tested at icddr,b, is approved for use by WHO. 2001: Studies on the effects of arsenic on health ... 2007: Oral cholera vaccine Dukoral, tested at Matlab in 1985, launched in Bangladesh. 2008: Introduce SHEBA (an integrated ... 1974: Tetanus toxoid vaccine recommended for pregnant women, reducing neonatal mortality by 30%. 1978: Rotavirus identified as ...
*  Pfizer
13-valent conjugate pneumococcal vaccine) is a vaccine for the prevention of invasive pneumococcal infections. The introduction ... The company has also pledged to provide up to 740 million doses of its anti-pneumococcal vaccine at discounted rates to infants ... of the original, 7-valent version of the vaccine in 1999 led to a 75% reduction in the incidence of invasive pneumococcal ... An improved version of the vaccine, providing coverage of 13 bacterial variants, was introduced in early 2010. As of 2012 the ...
*  Meningitis
The introduction of pneumococcal vaccine has lowered rates of pneumococcal meningitis in both children and adults. Recent skull ... 2009). "Effect of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine on pneumococcal meningitis". N Engl J Med. 360 (3): 244-256. doi:10.1056/ ... A quadrivalent vaccine now exists, which combines four vaccines with the exception of B; immunization with this ACW135Y vaccine ... significantly reduces the incidence of pneumococcal meningitis. The pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine, which covers 23 ...
*  Katherine O'Brien
Katherine L. O'Brien is a recognized international expert in the areas of pneumococcal epidemiology, pneumococcal vaccine ... This research is critical to understanding pneumococcal vaccine needs and potential efficacy in different regions. The Hib/SP ... O'Brien's work domestically and internationally has focused on epidemiologic and vaccine studies of pneumococcal disease; ... She has also worked on rotavirus disease, conducting a large phase III trial of rotavirus vaccine among American Indian ...
*  Innovative financing
The AMC has been implemented for pneumococcal vaccines to demonstrate both the feasibility of the AMC mechanism and its impact ... As of summer 2012, the AMC had supported the introduction of pneumococcal vaccine in 17 developing countries. Product RED is a ... The Pneumococcal Advance Market Commitment (AMC) is a mechanism that supports the work of the GAVI Alliance by providing a ... Governments or organizations commit to buy or subsidize the purchase of a certain amount of vaccines at a given price. ...
*  Porter W Anderson Jr.
Anderson continues to perform research on the development of an inexpensive pneumococcal vaccine for third world countries with ... He continues to volunteer his time toward the development of affordable vaccines for pneumococcal diseases. Anderson has played ... Clinical trials in Finland demonstrated the vaccine's effectiveness in children, but not in infants. This vaccine was approved ... The conjugate vaccine technique Anderson and his colleagues developed led to a Streptococcus pneumoniae (pneumococcus) vaccine ...