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Vaccines for Pandemic Influenza

Richard W. Compans

Vaccines for Pandemic Influenza

by Richard W. Compans

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Published by Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg in Berlin, Heidelberg .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medicine,
  • Toxicology,
  • Public health,
  • Immunology,
  • Medical virology

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Richard W. Compans, Walter A. Orenstein
    SeriesCurrent Topics in Microbiology and Immunology -- 333
    ContributionsOrenstein, Walter A., SpringerLink (Online service)
    The Physical Object
    Format[electronic resource] /
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25564015M
    ISBN 109783540921646, 9783540921653

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    The influenza virus that caused the pandemic lingers only as descendent viruses, which still circulate among humans. Every so often, new forms of these viruses emerge to cause new influenza pandemics, all less deadly than the original. 6 A Spectrum of Considerations for Pandemic Vaccines. Session 1, part B of the workshop explored major lessons related to a spectrum of challenges for pandemic vaccines based on the H1N1 influenza pandemic.

    Influenza vaccine effectiveness is thwarted by age-related declines in vaccine respo75 (Fig. ).The search for improved effectiveness was not answered with a double-dose influenza vaccine or adding a second booster dose. 76 Rather, the vaccines introduced into the US market with improved immunogenicity and efficacy needed to do more. These include two higher dose vaccines (an.   Recent outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza A virus infections (including those of the H5N1 subtype) in poultry and in humans (through contact with infected birds) have raised concerns that a new influenza pandemic will soon occur. Effective vaccines against H5N1 virus are therefore urgently needed. Reverse genetics-based inactivated Cited by:


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Developing Vaccines for Pandemic Influenza. Central to pandemic preparedness planning are effective vaccines to thwart the spread of a pandemic virus and to prevent illness and death associated with a novel virulent strain.

The principle behind the generation of human influenza vaccines is to elicit protective antibodies directed primarily Cited by: Influenza is a highly infectious viral illness. The name “influenza” originated in 15th century Italy, from an epidemic attributed to “influence of the stars.” The first pandemic, or worldwide epidemic, that clearly fits the description of influenza was in At least four pandemics of File Size: KB.

None of the studies of influenza vaccines other than the influenza vaccine has demonstrated a risk of GBS of similar magnitude. If there is an increased risk of GBS after seasonal influenza vaccines, it is small, approximately 1–2 additional cases per 1 million.

Buy Vaccines for Pandemic Influenza (Current Topics in Microbiology and Immunology Book ): Read Books Reviews - However, current influenza vaccines are directed at existing seasonal influenza viruses, which have limited antigenic relationships to the highly pathogenic H 5 N 1 strains.

Concerns about pandemic preparedness have greatly stimulated research activities to develop effective vaccines for pandemic influenza viruses, and to overcome the. An effective influenza vaccine represents the best approach to prevent and control such an emerging pandemic.

However, current influenza vaccines are directed at existing seasonal influenza viruses, which have limited antigenic relationships to the highly pathogenic H 5 N 1 strains.

Concerns about pandemic preparedness have greatly stimulated. Vaccines for Pandemic Influenza. Current Topics in Microbiology and Immunology (Book ) Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it * You Rated it *Brand: Springer Berlin Heidelberg.

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As Barry concludes, "The final lesson of Cited by: History. The strain of virus that caused the pandemic, influenza A virus subtype H2N2, was a recombination of avian influenza (probably from geese) and human influenza viruses.

As it was a novel strain of the virus, there was minimal immunity in the population. The first cases were reported in Guizhou in late or Februaryand were reported in the neighboring province of Yunnan before.

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Get this from a library. Vaccines for pandemic influenza. [Richard W Compans; Walter A Orenstein;] -- The recent outbreak of disease caused by a novel H1N1 virus has focused global attention on the threat of a new influenza pandemic. Recent years have also seen unprecedented outbreaks of avian.

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Free shipping for many products. Most of the current influenza vaccines are still produced and/or isolated in hen’s eggs; however, several novel platforms and technologies are being developed for the production of the next-generation vaccines.

This special issue focuses on recent progress on seasonal and pandemic influenza vaccines. Vaccines for Pandemic Influenza by Richard W. Compans,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

Pandemic vaccines In an influenza pandemic, the virus is likely to spread rapidly as most populations will be susceptible to infection. Rapid production and deployment of vaccines is critical to limit the potential impact on populations and essential services.

[Show full abstract] influenza, but there are technical and safety issues that must be overcome in the development of vaccines in order to combat avian influenza.

Pandemic preparedness plans have. The influenza pandemic killed more people in 24 weeks than AIDS has in 24 years. Still, when the book finally arrives at the pandemic, it becomes gripping.

perhaps vaccines against Author: Barry Gewen. VE for individuals who received both the seasonal and pandemic influenza vaccines was 59% (95% CI ), slightly higher than VE for those vaccinated in alone (VE 46%, 95% CI ).

For pandemic vaccines against avian HA, aluminium salts have only been shown to modestly augment the antibody response in adults after two doses of candidate pandemic vaccines; H5N1 influenza split virus vaccine ( μg HA) [28,29], H7N1 split virus vaccine ( μg HA), or low dose of H9N2 whole virus vaccine ( μg HA) [19,22].Cited by:.

Influenza Report is a medical textbook that provides a comprehensive overview of epidemic and pandemic influenza (download PDF).Influenza Report has also been published in Albanian, Chinese, Croatian, German, Indonesian, Italian, Mongolian, Serbian, and Slovenian.

To be informed about new chapters or editions, please subscribe to the Influenza Report Alert.Increased awareness has also resulted in governmental pandemic preparedness plans on national and regional levels, such as the “Influenza Pandemic Preparedness Action Plan for the United States” and “A pandemic influenza planning guide for state and local officials” by the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (Strikas et al., Red Book Online Influenza Resource Page.

Influenza Information for Health Care Professionals from the American Academy of Pediatrics —Updated Janu The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Committee on Infectious Diseases has compiled a comprehensive list of influenza resources to serve as a centralized point of reference for vaccine guidance, prevention, treatment, payment.