Longitudinal analysis of antibody responses to trachoma antigens before and after mass drug administration

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BACKGROUND Blinding trachoma, caused by the bacteria Chlamydia trachomatis, is a neglected tropical disease targeted for elimination by 2020. A major component of the elimination strategy is mass drug administration (MDA) with azithromycin. Currently, program decisions are made based on clinical signs of ocular infection, but we have been investigating the… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2334-14-216

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@inproceedings{Goodhew2014LongitudinalAO, title={Longitudinal analysis of antibody responses to trachoma antigens before and after mass drug administration}, author={Erica Brook Goodhew and Sheri Maria G Morgan and Andrew J Switzer and Beatriz E. Mu{\~n}oz and Laura Dize and Charlotte Gaydos and Harran A. Mkocha and Sheila K West and Ryan E. Wiegand and Patrick J. Lammie and Diana L. Martin}, booktitle={BMC infectious diseases}, year={2014} }