Innate Immune Factors in Mothers' Breast Milk and Their Lack of Association With Rotavirus Vaccine Immunogenicity in Nicaraguan Infants.


Journal Article

To better understand underlying causes of lower rotavirus vaccine effectiveness in low-middle income countries (LMICs), we measured innate antiviral factors in Nicaraguan mothers' milk and immune response to the first dose of the pentavalent rotavirus vaccine in corresponding infants. No relationship was found between concentrations of innate factors and rotavirus vaccine response.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Becker-Dreps, S; Choi, WS; Stamper, L; Vilchez, S; Velasquez, DE; Moon, S-S; Hudgens, MG; Jiang, B; Permar, SR

Published Date

  • March 1, 2017

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 6 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 87 - 90

PubMed ID

  • 26582774

Pubmed Central ID

  • 26582774

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 2048-7207

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1093/jpids/piv076


  • eng

Conference Location

  • England