Published in Vaccine Weekly, May 15th, 1995
More than 80 percent of the most severe illnesses caused by rotavirus were prevented among infants receiving the vaccine, Dr. David Bernstein of the J.N. Gamble Institute of Medical Research in Cincinnati, Ohio, told the Columbus Dispatch.
He said an effective vaccine against rotavirus could prevent more than one million cases annually in children in the United States and could prevent about 65,000 youngsters from being hospitalized.
The vaccine, developed by the U.S. National Institute of...
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