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Vaccination against tuberculosis

Known as: Administration of BCG vaccine, tuberculosis immunisation, tuberculosis vaccination 
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2017
Highly Cited
2017
M.bovis BCG vaccination against tuberculosis (TB) notoriously displays variable protective efficacy in different human… Expand
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2016
2016
BackgroundMacrophages play a central role in the pathogenesis of leprosy, caused by Mycobacterium leprae. The polarized clinical… Expand
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
BACKGROUND Bacille Calmette-Guerin (BCG) vaccination has been suggested to have nonspecific beneficial effects in children from… Expand
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2015
2015
Mycobacterium bovis Bacille Calmette-Guerin (BCG) is the only vaccine in use to prevent Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb… Expand
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2015
2015
BACKGROUND Studies from low-income countries report positive non-specific effects of early Bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG… Expand
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Review
1980
Review
1980
  • C. Geary
  • British Journal of Cancer
  • 1980
  • Corpus ID: 2723497
489 management of Cushing's disease while waiting for pituitary irradiation to become effective and, in particular, the use of… Expand
1964
1964
Doubts have been raised on theoretical grounds concerning the effect of BCG in tropical countries, where in most places a large… Expand
1957
1957
1955
1955
  • Bulletin of the World Health Organization
  • 1955
  • Corpus ID: 24327648
Post-vaccination tuberculin sensitivity is being used to evaluate the immediate effects of the extensive WHO/UNICEF mass BCG… Expand