Antibody response to measles immunization in rural Ghanaian infants.

@article{Sakatoku1994AntibodyRT,
  title={Antibody response to measles immunization in rural Ghanaian infants.},
  author={H Sakatoku and Takako Nakano and Satoru Arai and Edwin Andrew Afari},
  journal={Journal of tropical pediatrics},
  year={1994},
  volume={40 5},
  pages={291-3}
}
We investigated optimal age of measles immunization in infants aged 3-11 months in rural villages of Ghana, and determined seroconversion rate in the same infant population following further attenuated measles vaccination with Schwarz vaccine. The prevalence of passively acquired antibody was 11 per cent in infants younger than 6 months, 10 per cent in… CONTINUE READING