Brazilian hepatitis B vaccine: a six-year follow-up in adolescents.

@article{Alexandre2012BrazilianHB,
  title={Brazilian hepatitis B vaccine: a six-year follow-up in adolescents.},
  author={Kamilla V{\^e}ncio Frauzino Alexandre and Regina Maria Bringel Martins and M{\'a}rcia Maria de Souza and Isolina Maria Xavier Rodrigues and Sheila Araujo Teles},
  journal={Memorias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz},
  year={2012},
  volume={107 8},
  pages={1060-3}
}
The protective anti-HBs titres were examined six-year post-immunisation with the Brazilian recombinant hepatitis B vaccine. After the primary vaccination, all adolescents (n = 89) responded with protective anti-HBs titres and had a geometric mean titre (GMT) of 4031.8 mIU/mL. In 2010, 94.5% maintained protective anti-HBs (> 10 mIU/mL) antibodies, with a GMT… CONTINUE READING