Association between cytomegalovirus infection, enhanced proinflammatory response and low level of anti-hemagglutinins during the anti-influenza vaccination--an impact of immunosenescence.

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We assessed association between prior cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection, proinflammatory status and effectiveness of the anti-influenza vaccination. We examined 154 individuals during the epidemic season dividing them according to the age, response to the vaccine and the Senieur Protocol (SP). The anti-hemagglutinins (HI), tumour necrosis factor alpha… (More)

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@article{Trzonkowski2003AssociationBC, title={Association between cytomegalovirus infection, enhanced proinflammatory response and low level of anti-hemagglutinins during the anti-influenza vaccination--an impact of immunosenescence.}, author={Piotr Trzonkowski and Jolanta M Myśliwska and Ewa Szmit and Joanna Więckiewicz and Krzysztof Lukaszuk and Lidia Bernadeta Brydak and Magdałena K Machała and Andrzej Myśliwski}, journal={Vaccine}, year={2003}, volume={21 25-26}, pages={3826-36} }