Accession Number:

AD0652669

Title:

EXPERIENCE ON THE MASS IMMUNIZATION OF HUMANS WITH THE M-44 LIVE VACCINE AGAINST Q-FEVER. REPT. I. SUBCUTANEOUS METHOD OF IMMUNIZATION

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY BIOLOGICAL LABS FREDERICK MD

Report Date:

1966-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

A comparative study was made of the reactogenicity and immunological effectiveness of the subcutaneous, cutaneous and oral methods of vaccination with the live M-44 vaccine in an extensive experiment on the immunization of humans. The aims were to reveal the most effective and at the same time the most simple method guaranteeing mass immunization. Results are presented of the reactogenicity and immunological effectiveness of the live M-44 vaccine against Q-fever following the subcutaneous application of the vaccine.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE