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*  DNA vaccination
... rotavirus, hepatitis A and B and others are well controlled. Conventional vaccines cover a small number of diseases, while ... Second generation vaccines were developed to reduce the risks from live vaccines. These are subunit vaccines, consisting of ... First generation vaccines are whole-organism vaccines - either live and weakened, or killed forms. Live, attenuated vaccines, ... A veterinary DNA vaccine to protect horses from West Nile virus has been approved. DNA vaccines elicit the best immune response ...
*  Vaccine-preventable diseases
... papilloma-virus Rotavirus gastroenteritis Yellow fever Japanese encephalitis Malaria Dengue fever There are also some vaccine- ... Vaccine-preventable deaths are usually caused by a failure to obtain the vaccine in a timely manner. This may be due to ... If a vaccine-preventable disease is uncommon in a country, then residents of that country are unlikely to receive a vaccine ... A vaccine-preventable disease is an infectious disease for which an effective preventive vaccine exists. If a person acquires a ...
*  Diarrhea
A rotavirus vaccine decrease the rates of diarrhea in a population. New vaccines against rotavirus, Shigella, Enterotoxigenic ... use of a Rotavirus vaccine in trials in 1985 yielded a slight (2-3%) decrease in total diarrheal disease incidence, while ... Oral cholera vaccines in mass immunization campaigns (PDF). WHO. 2010. pp. 6-8. ISBN 978 92 4 150043 2. Archived (PDF) from the ... Norovirus is the most common cause of viral diarrhea in adults, but rotavirus is the most common cause in children under five ...
*  Gastroenteritis
Two commercial rotavirus vaccines exist and several more are in development. In Africa and Asia these vaccines reduced severe ... "Performance of rotavirus vaccines in developed and developing countries". Human Vaccines. 6 (7): 532-542. doi:10.4161/hv.6.7. ... "Summary of effectiveness and impact of rotavirus vaccination with the oral pentavalent rotavirus vaccine: a systematic review ... The rotavirus vaccine is recommended in children. Treatment involves getting enough fluids. For mild or moderate cases, this ...
*  Rotavirus vaccine
The vaccine contains a G1P[8] human rotavirus strain. Lanzhou lamb rotavirus vaccine was licensed for use in China in 2000 and ... Rotavirus vaccine is a vaccine used to protect against rotavirus infections. These viruses are the leading cause of severe ... Rotavirus vaccines. Indian J of Med Microbiol 2006;24:4:252-7. Hodal, Kate (2017-03-22). "Rotavirus vaccine could save lives of ... 2014). "Bovine rotavirus pentavalent vaccine development in India". Vaccine. 32 (11): A124-A128. doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2014.03. ...
*  Intussusception (medical disorder)
"Rotavirus vaccines. WHO position paper - January 2013" (PDF). Releve epidemiologique hebdomadaire / Section d'hygiene du ... diverticulum Polyp Duplication Appendix Hyperplasia of Peyer's patches Idiopathic An earlier version of the rotavirus vaccine ...
*  PATH (global health organization)
PATH also conducts research to show the impact of rotavirus vaccines and help countries choose whether to adopt the vaccines ... Former PATH researcher John Wecker noted that rotavirus infections dropped in areas that began to use the vaccine after the WHO ... In 2006, PATH helped Nicaragua become the first developing country to introduce rotavirus vaccines within months of their ... Previously used meningitis vaccines had low efficacy and cost USD $80 per dose. The new vaccine has high efficacy against the ...
*  Mary K. Estes
"CDC - Rotavirus vaccine - Vaccine safety". CDC Vaccine Safety. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Retrieved 20 May ... Estes has studied rotaviruses and noroviruses. Although rotaviruses can infect animals, the research Estes performs concerns ... Efforts, by others to develop a successful vaccine against the virus started in the 1980s. Two vaccines were eventually ... In the 2009 article Rotaviruses: from pathogenesis to vaccination Estes explains the life-threatening side effects of rotavirus ...
*  Paul Offit
... a pentavalent rotavirus vaccine manufactured by Merck & Co. RotaTeq is one of two vaccines currently[when?] used against ... Offit worked for 25 years on the development of a safe and effective vaccine against rotavirus, which is a cause of diarrhea, ... He is the co-inventor of a rotavirus vaccine. Offit is the Maurice R. Hilleman Professor of Vaccinology, Professor of ... MCIC (2015-11-23), Teen Vaccine Awareness Video , MCIC, retrieved 2016-04-26 McNeil DG Jr (2006-01-05). "Rotavirus drugs deemed ...
*  Thomas Henry Flewett
Following the introduction of the rotavirus vaccine, worldwide the incidence of deaths of children caused by rotavirus has ... Clinical efficacy of the RIT 4237 live attenuated bovine rotavirus vaccine in infants vaccinated before a rotavirus epidemic" J ... This work was important to the development of a rotavirus vaccine. He also identified two new species of adenoviruses (later ... Flewett did much collaborative work on rotaviruses with others to establish the varieties of rotavirus which infect the young ...
*  Ahmed Bilal Osman
Elyas, Haffiya; Zuleikha Abdel Raziq (19 June 2011). "First Dose of Rotavirus Vaccine to a Sudanese Child". Sudan Vision. ...
*  Rostropovich-Vishnevskaya Foundation
"RVF Announces Introduction of the Rotavirus Vaccine in the West Bank and Gaza , Rostropovich Vishnevskaya Foundations". ... RVF launched a rotavirus vaccination program in the West Bank and Gaza in 2015. RVF's Hepatitis B vaccination program of ... RVF successfully introduced the pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in the West Bank and Gaza, so that all newborns in both ... "Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance" (PDF). gavialliance.org. http://www.euro.who.int/mediacentre/PR/2006/20060222_1 http://www.fas.usda ...
*  Dick Haugland
The objective of the International Medica Foundation is to reintroduce a vaccine for rotavirus, a virus that causes severe ... Milestone in Phase II Clinical Trial for Rotavirus Vaccine reached". "Moo Baan Dek website". Archived from the original on ... The International Medica Foundation has conducted a major clinical trial of this vaccine in Ghana. From 2013 the Richard P. ...
*  Global health
CS1 maint: Multiple names: authors list (link) "Rotavirus Vaccine Access and Delivery - PATH" (PDF). Rotavirusvaccine.org. 2011 ... "Cost-effectiveness of introducing a rotavirus vaccine in developing countries: the case of Mexico". BMC Infect. Dis. 8: 103. ... While hygienic measures alone may be insufficient for the prevention of rotavirus diarrhea, it can be prevented by a safe and ... The 20th century saw the development of preventive and curative treatments for many diseases, including the BCG vaccine (for ...
*  Rotavirus
... routinely using rotavirus vaccines in their national immunisation programs found that rotavirus vaccines have reduced rotavirus ... The experience provoked intense debate about the relative risks and benefits of a rotavirus vaccine. In 2006, two new vaccines ... The incidence and severity of rotavirus infections has declined significantly in countries that have added rotavirus vaccine to ... In Nicaragua, which in 2006 became the first developing country to introduce a rotavirus vaccine, severe rotavirus infections ...
*  Gagandeep Kang
... rotavirus vaccine in Indian children in the second year of life". Vaccine. 32: A110-6. doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2014.04.079. PMID ... She is a key contributor to rotavirus epidemiology and vaccinology in India. Focusing on vaccines, enteric infections and ... Her comprehensive research on rotavirus has demonstrated the high burden of rotavirus disease across India and the genetic ... "Diversity of circulating rotavirus strains in children hospitalized with diarrhea in India, 2005-2009". Vaccine. 31 (27): 2879- ...
*  Ruth Bishop
Bishop was awarded the Florey Medal in 2013 for her discovery of rotavirus and subsequent work helping to develop a vaccine. ... Three thousand children are now hospitalised with rotavirus every year, down from 10,000 before the vaccine was introduced in ... ABC News Online (28 Oct 2013) "Professor Ruth Bishop awarded Florey Medal for work on rotavirus vaccine." [2]. ... The name "rotavirus" was later suggested by the Irishman, Thomas Henry Flewett, because of the round, wheel-like shape of virus ...
*  Herd immunity
Nakagomi, O; Iturriza-Gomara, M; Nakagomi, T; Cunliffe, N. A. (2013). "Incorporation of a rotavirus vaccine into the national ... 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 . {\ ... Well-developed vaccines provide protection in a far safer way than natural infections, as vaccines generally do not cause the ...
*  Rotaviral gastroenteritis
Additional rotavirus vaccines are under development. The World Health Organization(WHO) recommends that rotavirus vaccine be ... Two rotavirus vaccines against Rotavirus A infection are safe and effective in children: Rotarix by GlaxoSmithKline and RotaTeq ... Rotavirus vaccines are licensed in more than 100 countries, but only 17 countries have introduced routine rotavirus vaccination ... The experience provoked intense debate about the relative risks and benefits of a rotavirus vaccine. In 2006, two new vaccines ...
*  Vaccine
Varicella vaccine is rarely associated with complications in immunodeficient individuals and rotavirus vaccines are moderately ... Examples include the polio vaccine, hepatitis A vaccine, rabies vaccine and some influenza vaccines.[citation needed] Some ... The first DIVA vaccines (formerly termed marker vaccines and since 1999 coined as DIVA vaccines) and companion diagnostic tests ... the HPV vaccine, and the chicken pox vaccine. The World Health Organization (WHO) reports that licensed vaccines are currently ...
*  Katherine O'Brien
She has also worked on rotavirus disease, conducting a large phase III trial of rotavirus vaccine among American Indian ... This research is critical to understanding pneumococcal vaccine needs and potential efficacy in different regions. The Hib/SP ... Katherine L. O'Brien is a recognized international expert in the areas of pneumococcal epidemiology, pneumococcal vaccine ... O'Brien's work domestically and internationally has focused on epidemiologic and vaccine studies of pneumococcal disease; ...
*  Orin Levine
The purpose of AVI is to accelerate access to life-saving pneumococcal and rotavirus vaccines for children in the world's ... He is also a Steering Committee Member of the Decade of Vaccines Collaboration, and the Co-Chair of the Decade of Vaccines ... President Meets Pneumococcal Vaccine Sponsors New Funding Strategy Will Bring Pneumococcal Vaccine To Developing Countries ... He is currently the Director of Vaccine Delivery at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation in Seattle, USA. In the past he was the ...
*  Wistar Institute
... human rabies vaccines used worldwide; and a rotavirus vaccine approved in 2006 that prevents an illness responsible for the ... A global leader in vaccine development, the Wistar Institute's half-century of achievement in vaccine development has saved ... "Rubella vaccines for the former USSR". Chemistry World News. The Royal Society of Chemistry. 17 January 2006. Retrieved 25 ... Known worldwide for vaccine development, some of the Institute's accomplishments are its contributions to the creation of ...
*  Hilleman Laboratories
"Hilleman Labs rotavirus and cholera vaccines enter phase I/II clinical trial". livemint.com. Retrieved 30 September 2016. " ... This will determine the feasibility of applying latest delivery technologies to an existing oral rotavirus vaccine to make it ... Hilleman Laboratories has recently announced a significant advancement in improving access to the life-saving rotavirus vaccine ... The firm's focus is to heat stabilize the existing vaccine and bring it to vaccine vial monitor (VVM) 30 levels and higher. ...
*  Mohamed Zaazoue
The pneumococcal conjugate vaccine, the rotavirus vaccine and the Hepatitis A vaccine are yet to be introduced to the National ... Vaccine. 33 Suppl 1: A182-191. doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2014.12.044. ISSN 1873-2518. PMID 25919159. Philips Egypt (2014-10-17), ... Southern Vaccine Advocacy Challenge (2011-2012), Grand Challenges Canada: A grant that was given to 5 non-profits around the ... Healthy Egyptians has been among the most dedicated advocates in Egypt for the introduction of life-saving vaccines to the ...
*  Norovirus
As of 2011[update], a monovalent nasal vaccine had completed phase I/II trials, while bivalent intramuscular and nasal vaccines ... "Developments in understanding acquired immunity and innate susceptibility to norovirus and rotavirus gastroenteritis in ... The two vaccines rely on using a virus-like particle that is made of the norovirus capsid proteins in order to mimic the ... A vaccine does not exist. There is no specific treatment. Efforts involve supportive care such as drinking sufficient fluids or ...
*  Vaccination policy
... and rotavirus vaccines, but excluded influenza. Estimated costs and benefits were adjusted to 2009 dollars and projected over ... HPV vaccine coverage increased well, and pneumococcal vaccine and meningococcal C vaccines faced positive public reception. ... "The French National Debate on Vaccine Safety". The Vaccine Reaction. National Vaccine Information Center. Missing or empty ,url ... Vaccines and Immunisation 2003. Based on the Third World Congress on Vaccines and Immunisation. 21 (7-8): 596-600. doi:10.1016/ ...