Journal article

Identification of Strains of RotaTeq Rotavirus Vaccine in Infants With Gastroenteritis Following Routine Vaccination

Celeste M Donato, Ling Sing Ch'ng, Karen F Boniface, Nigel W Crawford, Jim P Buttery, Michael Lyon, Ruth F Bishop, Carl D Kirkwood

Journal of Infectious Diseases | OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC | Published : 2012

Grants

Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council


Funding Acknowledgements

C. D. K. is supported by a National Health and Medical Research Council Career Development Award fellowship (609347). The Australian Rotavirus Surveillance Program was supported by grants from the Department of Health and Aging, Canberra, Australia; GlaxoSmithKline; and CSL. This research was also supported by the Victorian Government's Operational Infrastructure Support Program.N. W. C. and J. P. B. have acted as chief investigators for epidemiological studies sponsored by vaccine manufacturers (CSL) and have had trial serological testing performed by vaccine manufacturers (Merck). Industry-sourced honoraria for sitting on advisory boards, lecturing, travel expenses, and grants for attendance at scientific meetings are paid directly to an educational administrative fund held by Murdoch Childrens Research Institute. C. D. K., J. P. B., and R. F. B. are the codevelopers of an investigational rotavirus vaccine. C. D. K. is director of the Australian Rotavirus Surveillance Program, which is supported by research grants from vaccine manufacturers. All other authors report no potential conflicts.