Published in Vaccine Weekly, February 11th, 2004
"Two rabies post-exposure therapies were comparatively evaluated: BALB/c mice were challenged at day 0 with rabies virus and then received either a single dose of rabies DNA vaccine administered at day 0, or 5 doses of cell culture-derived rabies vaccine administered at days 0, 3, 7, 15, and 28. Both regimens rapidly triggered protective levels of neutralizing antibodies against rabies virus in vaccinated mice. In addition, one injection of DNA vaccine protected 53% of the challenged mice, compared to 40% of mice protected after five...
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