Published in Vaccine Weekly, October 22nd, 2003
"Antibodies of all four dengue virus serotypes were detected by hemagglutination inhibition (HI) in 97% of 2,000 infants' cord sera at the time of delivery. In comparison with 250 mother-infant's paired sera, we found that 53% of the infants' serum HI titers were higher than those of the mother's," investigators in Thailand and the U.S. report.
" The mother/infant IgG subclasses 1, 2, 3, and 4 titers were 53.1/87.0, 8.4/11.7, 0.14/0.11, and 1.1/1.0 mg/dL, respectively," stated Veerachai Watanaveeradej and collaborators at Phramongkutklao Hospital and the Armed Forces Research Institute of...
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