Immunogenicity of meningococcal ACYW135 polysaccharide vaccine in Saudi children 5 to 9 years of age

M. Khalil, Y. Al-Mazrou, P. Balmer, J. Bramwell, Nicholas Andrews, Raymond Borrow

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Abstract

Meningococcal tetravalent polysaccharide vaccines were observed to be immunogenic in Saudi children 5 to 9 years of age, with >90% having serum bactericidal antibody titers of ≥8 for serogroups A, Y, and W135; for serogromp C, 77% were putatively protected after vaccination.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1251-1253
Number of pages3
JournalClinical and Diagnostic Laboratory Immunology
Volume12
Issue number10
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2005

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