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Update on rotavirus vaccines

Respiratory and Enteric Virus Branch, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA.
The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal (Impact Factor: 3.14). 12/2005; 24(11):947-52. DOI: 10.1097/01.inf.0000186295.18969.e6
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ABSTRACT Rotavirus was discovered in 1973, and 10 years later the first report of a rotavirus vaccine clinical trial appeared. This update reviews the epidemiology of rotavirus infections, assesses past and current vaccines and presents ideas for implementation of vaccination programs in developed and developing countries.

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