Does vaccination with 4CMenB convey protection against meningococcal serogroup B strains not predicted to be covered by MATS? A study of the UK clonal complex cc269

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Source: Human Vaccines and Immunotherapeutics - Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Source Type: research

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Condition:   Meningococcal Infections Intervention:   Biological: Meningococcal Group ACYW135 Conjugate Vaccine Sponsor:   Walvax Biotechnology Co., Ltd. Completed
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Source: Human Vaccines and Immunotherapeutics - Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Source Type: research
Opisthotonos, extreme involuntary neck and back extension, is rarely seen in modern emergency departments. Vaccines have prevented the most common causes of this clinical presentation. Alternatively, otitis media is one of the most common pediatric infections and is characteristically non-invasive and harmless. In exceedingly rare cases, otitis media can develop complications and progress to invasive pneumococcal diseases including mastoiditis and meningitis. Streptococcus pneumoniae accounts for the majority of otitis media infections, however, since the introduction of the 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV7) a...
Source: The American Journal of Emergency Medicine - Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: Source Type: research
We present 3 cases of recurrent pneumococcal meningitis where detailed neuro-imaging revealed subtle anterior base of skull defects not detected on initial investigations.
Source: The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal - Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Instructive Cases Source Type: research
Authors: Zintgraff J, Fossati S, Pereira CS, Veliz O, Regueira M, Moscoloni MA, Irazu L, Lara C, Napoli D, Argentina Spn Working Group Abstract Streptococcus pneumoniae is a major cause of severe invasive disease associated with high mortality and morbidity worldwide. To identify the serotypes most commonly associated with infection in adults in Argentina, 791 pneumococcal isolates from 56 hospitals belonging to 16 provinces and Buenos Aires city were serotyped. The isolates were submitted as part of a National Surveillance Program for invasive pneumococcal disease in adults, which started in 2013. Serotypes 3, 8, ...
Source: Revista Argentina de Microbiologia - Category: Microbiology Tags: Rev Argent Microbiol Source Type: research
Condition:   Preventive Immunization; Meningitis Intervention:   Biological: Menactra Sponsor:   Brigham and Women's Hospital Not yet recruiting
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Source: Human Vaccines and Immunotherapeutics - Category: Allergy & Immunology Authors: Source Type: research
Rates of adolescent vaccination in the U.S. lag behind national goals, particularly for human papillomavirus (HPV), the 2nd dose of Meningococcal ACWY (MenACWY), and Meningococcal B (MenB) vaccines. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effects of targeted adolescent vaccination infographics and videos widely disseminated to clinical practices throughout the U.S.
Source: Journal of Adolescent Health - Category: Child Development Authors: Source Type: research
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