Vaccine

Safety and Immunogenicity of Group A Streptococcus Vaccine Candidate MJ8VAX

Safety and Immunogenicity of Group A Streptococcus Vaccine Candidate MJ8VAX

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Intramuscular administration of a novel group A streptococcus vaccine candidate (MJ8VAX) was demonstrated to be safe and immunogenic.

No Higher Risk of Autoimmune Disorders After HPV4 Vaccination

No Higher Risk of Autoimmune Disorders After HPV4 Vaccination

Following quadrivalent human papillomavirus (HPV4) vaccination, girls age 12 to 17 years do not have increased risk of autoimmune disorders.

Predictors of Influenza Vaccine Acceptance in Inflammatory Rheumatic Diseases

Predictors of Influenza Vaccine Acceptance in Inflammatory Rheumatic Diseases

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A direct recommendation from physicians had the greatest effect on patients' positive vaccination status.

Universal Purchase Programs in the United States May Not Effectively Increase Vaccination Rates

Universal Purchase Programs in the United States May Not Effectively Increase Vaccination Rates

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Using state- and individual-level data from the 1995-2014 National Immunization Survey, the effect of a state's Universal Purchase adoption on vaccination rates was estimated.

BCG Vaccine Tied to Reduced Hyperglycemia in Type 1 Diabetes

BCG Vaccine Tied to Reduced Hyperglycemia in Type 1 Diabetes

The Bacillus Calmette Guérin vaccine is associated with a reduction in hyperglycemia among patients with type 1 diabetes with long-term disease.

No Association Between Rotavirus Vaccination and Intussusception in New Study

No Association Between Rotavirus Vaccination and Intussusception in New Study

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The risk of intussusception within 1 to 7 days and 8 to 21 days after rotavirus vaccination was assessed in infants age 28 to 245 days.

Is Current Hib Vaccine Effectiveness Decreasing in Children?

Is Current Hib Vaccine Effectiveness Decreasing in Children?

The hexavalent DTPa-HBV-IPV/Hib vaccine may not affect Hib vaccine efficacy.

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