A single dose of live oral cholera vaccine CVD 103-HgR is safe and immunogenic in HIV-noninfected

Perry, R.T.; Plowe, C.V.; Koumaré, B.; Bougoudogo, F.; Kotloff, K.L.; Losonsky, G.A.; Wasserman, S.S.; Levine, M.M.
January 1998
Bulletin of the World Health Organization;1998, Vol. 76 Issue 1, p63
Academic Journal
Provides information on randomized clinical trials conducted in Mali on adults who are infected with the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), with focus on the use of a single dose of live oral cholera vaccine. Details on the seventh cholera pandemic caused by Vibrio cholerae; Methodology used to gather the information; Indications of the findings.


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