Journal article

Booster vaccination of toddlers with reduced antigen content diphtheria-tetanus-acellular pertussis vaccine

Terry Nolan, Tilman A Ruff, Stephen B Lambert, Jim Buttery, Kerry-Ann O'Grady, Catherine Streeton, Bernard Hoet, Hans L Bock

Vaccine | ELSEVIER SCI LTD | Published : 2009


Funding Acknowledgements

This study was funded by GlaxoSmithKline Biologicals, Melbourne, Australia. The contributions of the following research staff are gratefullyacknowledged: Janet Briggs, Dale Cooper, Susie Gabriel, Genevieve Hamilton, Tara Harris, Marita Kefford, Jacinta O'Sullivan, Deb Saunders, Barb Sherry, Amanda Tehan, and Helen Worland. We also thank maternal and child health nurses for their assistance in recruitment and parents for allowing us to enrol their children. The authors thank Dr. Joanne Wolter, Avishek Pal and Roselynn Tien for assistance in preparation of the manuscript and Gunasekaran Ramakrishnan for providing statistical input.