Immunogenicity of Hepatitis B Vaccine in HIV Exposed Uninfected Infants.

@article{Singh2016ImmunogenicityOH,
  title={Immunogenicity of Hepatitis B Vaccine in HIV Exposed Uninfected Infants.},
  author={Dharmendra Kumar Singh and Rajnish Kumar and Ruchi Rai and Manisha Maurya and Anudita Bhargava},
  journal={Indian journal of pediatrics},
  year={2016},
  volume={83 2},
  pages={172-4}
}
There is paucity of knowledge about the immunogenicity of vaccines in infants who have been exposed to HIV in-utero but have remained uninfected. The authors studied the immunogenicity of 3 doses of recombinant hepatitis B vaccine at 6,10,14 wk of age in HIV exposed but uninfected (HEU) infants. After 3 mo of last dose of the vaccine, out of 26 infants, 23… CONTINUE READING