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Research & Reviews  1,332 results

Quantitative characterization of the B cell receptor repertoires of human immunized wit...
Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics; Zhao P, Guo S et. al.

Sep 25th, 2021 - Humoral immunity is crucial for an efficient host immune response against rabies virus (RABV) infection. But the B cell receptor (BCR) repertoire in human after RABV vaccine immunization remained unclear. To study the BCR repertoires in peripheral...

Estimating the Volume of Equine Rabies Immunoglobulin (eRIG) Required for Local Infiltr...
Journal of Tropical Pediatrics; Agarwal A, Kumar P et. al.

Sep 23rd, 2021 - Post-exposure prophylaxis using rabies immunoglobulin (RIG) is universal recommendation for category III exposures. This study was conducted to determine quantity of RIG used to infiltrate animal bite wounds in relation to longest dimension and ar...

Review of Detection and Quantification of Rabies Virus Antibodies.
Viral Immunology; Su K, Xue J et. al.

Sep 23rd, 2021 - Rabies is an almost invariably fatal disease. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), rabies virus neutralizing antibody (RVNA) titers of ≥0.5 IU/mL are considered adequate for rabies protection. Therefore, detection and quantification o...

Immunogenicity of 2-dose pre-exposure rabies vaccine co-administered with quadrivalent ...
International Journal of Infectious Diseases : IJID : Off... Chantasrisawad N, Jantarabenjakul W et. al.

Sep 22nd, 2021 - The World Health Organization recommends a 2-dose rabies pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) regimen. This study aimed to compare the immunogenicity of rabies PrEP regimens co-administered with inactivated quadrivalent influenza vaccine (IIV4). Childr...

Testing Monoclonal Antibodies for Rabies Prophylaxis.

Sep 22nd, 2021 - Testing Monoclonal Antibodies for Rabies Prophylaxis.|2021|Kuehn BM,|

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Guidelines  1 results

Use of a reduced (4-dose) vaccine schedule for postexposure prophylaxis to prevent huma...
Annals of Emergency Medicine;

Jul 22nd, 2010 - Use of a reduced (4-dose) vaccine schedule for postexposure prophylaxis to prevent human rabies-recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practice.|2010| ,|immunology,immunology,prevention & control,administration & dosage,adverse ...

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News  93 results

Rabid Dog Imported Into US Sparks Multistate Investigation

Jun 21st, 2021 - NEW YORK (AP) — A rabid dog imported into the United States this month has sparked a public health investigation across several states. Health officials say a dog brought to the U.S. from Azerbaijan that ended up with a family in Chester County, P...

US CDC to Suspend Import of Dogs From More Than 100 Countries Over Rabies Concerns

Jun 15th, 2021 - WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said on Monday it will temporarily suspend importation of dogs from 113 countries classified as high risk for dog rabies effective July 14. The suspension applies to ...

BMI, Age, and Sex Affect COVID-19 Vaccine Antibody Response

Mar 3rd, 2021 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. The capacity to mount humoral immune responses to COVID-19 vaccinations may be reduced among people who are heavier, older, and male, new findings...

Study Supports Rabies Immunoglobulin for Post-Exposure Prophylaxis in Kids

Feb 22nd, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - In children with confirmed or suspected rabies, human rabies immunoglobulin (HRIG) appears to be an effective part of the post-exposure prophylactic (PEP) treatment, researchers say. "We know the incidence of kids being...

Rabies Is Terrifying but Rare. Are We Overtreating It?

Feb 18th, 2021 - Rabies is a terrifying disease. Once the virus enters a human host — typically by way of a bite from an infected animal — it creeps along from nerve cell to nerve cell until it reaches the brain. It usually takes a month or more for symptoms to sh...

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Patient Education  1 results see all →