BCG Vaccine

Known as: Calmette's Vaccine, Bacillus Calmette Guerin, Bacillius Calmette-Guerin Vaccine 
A vaccine containing bacillus Calmette-Guerin (BCG), an attenuated strain of Mycobacterium bovis, with non-specific immunoadjuvant and… (More)
National Institutes of Health

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1944-2017
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Review
2014
Review
2014
PURPOSE OF REVIEW Tuberculosis (TB) remains a major health threat that will only be defeated by a combination of better drugs… (More)
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2009
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2009
The variable efficacy of Bacille Calmette Guerin (BCG) vaccination against tuberculosis has prompted efforts to improve the… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
To understand the evolution, attenuation, and variable protective efficacy of bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG) vaccines… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Bacillus Calmette-Guerin (BCG) vaccine has failed to control the global tuberculosis (TB) epidemic, and there is a lack of safe… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Heterologous prime-boost immunization strategies can evoke powerful T cell immune responses and may be of value in developing an… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
The efficacy of Mycobacterium bovis bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG) vaccine against pulmonary tuberculosis (TB) varies enormously… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
In this study, we investigated the potential of a tuberculosis subunit vaccine based on fusion proteins of the immunodominant… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Tuberculosis (TB) continues to ravage humanity, causing 2 million deaths per year. A vaccine against TB more potent than the… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Bacille Calmette-Guérin (BCG) vaccines are live attenuated strains of Mycobacterium bovis administered to prevent tuberculosis… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND The candidate vaccines against malaria are poorly immunogenic and thus have been ineffective in preventing infection… (More)
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