Immunogenicity of a 23-valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine among Mexican children.

@article{EspinosaPadilla2012ImmunogenicityOA,
  title={Immunogenicity of a 23-valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine among Mexican children.},
  author={Sara Elva Espinosa-Padilla and Chiharu Murata and Sergio Estrada-Parra and L Santos-Argumedo and C{\'e}sar Mascare{\~n}as and Carlos Franco-Paredes and Francisco Javier Espinosa-Rosales},
  journal={Archives of medical research},
  year={2012},
  volume={43 5},
  pages={402-5}
}
BACKGROUND AND AIMS Streptococcus pneumoniae infection continues to be a major source of morbidity and mortality in children in Mexico. The aim of this study was to evaluate the immune response to six serotypes in children <5 years of age after immunization with a 23-valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine. METHODS A prospective study was conducted… CONTINUE READING