Chemoprevention

Known as: Chemoprophylaxis 
The use of chemical compounds to prevent the development of a specific disease.
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
This report updates previous recommendations by CDC's Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) regarding the use of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Despite substantial progress in prevention of perinatal group B streptococcal (GBS) disease since the 1990s, GBS remains the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Guidelines for the treatment of persons with influenza virus infection were prepared by an Expert Panel of the Infectious… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
All viruses rely on host cell proteins and their associated mechanisms to complete the viral life cycle. Identifying the host… (More)
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Meningococcus, an obligate human bacterial pathogen, remains a worldwide and devastating cause of epidemic meningitis and sepsis… (More)
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Recent cross species transmission of avian influenza has highlighted the threat of pandemic influenza. Oseltamivir (Tamiflu) has… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
We hypothesized that chemoprophylaxis with the echinocandin micafungin would be an effective agent for antifungal prophylaxis… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND The proportion of recurrent tuberculosis cases attributable to relapse or reinfection and the risk factors associated… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Neuraminidase promotes influenza virus release from infected cells and facilitates virus spread within the respiratory tract… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND In sub-Saharan Africa, various bacterial diseases occur before pneumocystosis or toxoplasmosis in the course of HIV-1… (More)
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