Editorial Commentary: Different Strains of Bacillus Calmette-Guérin Vaccine Have Very Different Effects on Tuberculosis and on Unrelated Infections

Clin Infect Dis. 2015 Sep 15;61(6):960-2. doi: 10.1093/cid/civ454. Epub 2015 Jun 9.
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Keywords: BCG vaccine; Bacillus Calmette–Guérin; heterologous immunity; immunization.

Publication types

  • Editorial
  • Comment

MeSH terms

  • BCG Vaccine / administration & dosage*
  • BCG Vaccine / immunology*
  • Cicatrix / chemically induced*
  • Cicatrix / epidemiology*
  • Communicable Diseases / mortality*
  • Communicable Diseases / pathology*
  • Female
  • Hospitalization*
  • Humans
  • Male

Substances

  • BCG Vaccine