Protection against hepatitis B by the Butang recombinant vaccine in newborn children in South Brazil.

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The prevention of hepatitis B by vaccination is one of the most efficient tools to avoid the transmission of the virus. This study evaluated the immunogenicity of the national vaccine Butang in children born in Campo Mourão City, state of Paraná, Brazil, aged 7 to 12 months, by determining the anti-HBsAg antibodies levels after completion of the National… (More)

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@article{Isolani2006ProtectionAH, title={Protection against hepatitis B by the Butang recombinant vaccine in newborn children in South Brazil.}, author={Aline Paula Isolani and Catia Silene Sversuti and Ana Maria Sell and Ricardo Alberto Moliterno}, journal={Memorias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz}, year={2006}, volume={101 5}, pages={551-3} }