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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… 
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
To understand the evolution, attenuation, and variable protective efficacy of bacillus Calmette–Guérin (BCG) vaccines… 
Review
2005
Review
2005
Over the past 50 years, the Mycobacterium bovis bacille Calmette–Guérin (BCG) vaccine against tuberculosis (TB) has maintained… 
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND In the hierarchy of research designs, the results of randomized, controlled trials are considered to be evidence of… 
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Bacille Calmette-Guérin (BCG) vaccines are live attenuated strains of Mycobacterium bovis administered to prevent tuberculosis… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The live attenuated bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG) vaccine for the prevention of disease associated with Mycobacterium… 
Review
1995
Review
1995
Bacille Calmette-Guérin (BCG) vaccination for the prevention of tuberculosis has been used in humans since 1921. Furthermore, for… 
Review
1994
Review
1994
Objective. —To quantify the efficacy of BCG vaccine against tuberculosis (TB). Data Sources. —MEDLINE with index termsBCG vaccine… 
Review
1994
Review
1994
OBJECTIVE To quantify the efficacy of BCG vaccine against tuberculosis (TB). DATA SOURCES MEDLINE with index terms BCG vaccine… 
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
BCG, a live attenuated tubercle bacillus, is the most widely used vaccine in the world and is also a useful vaccine vehicle for…