Immunogenicity of recombinant hepatitis B vaccine: comparison of two different vaccination schedules

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Agladioglu S., Beyazova U., Camurdan A. D. , Sahin F., Atak A.

INFECTION, vol.38, no.4, pp.269-273, 2010 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 38 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s15010-010-0031-2
  • Journal Name: INFECTION
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.269-273


Neonatal immunization with hepyen10 IU/L) in a majority of vaccines. However, the duration of protectiatitis B (HB) vaccine induces protective levels of antibody (anti-HBs a parts per thousand on after HB vaccination in infants is unknown. A smaller proportion of children vaccinated beginning at birth with three doses of aim of our study was to compare the immunogenicity of two different HB vaccine schedules in infants born to HB surface antigen-negative mothers.