Measles, also called the greatest killer of children in history, still annually affects about 50 million individuals and causes close to a million deaths primarily in developing countries. Before the advent of measles vaccine some 30 years ago, these figures were roughly three times higher. Attenuated measles virus (MV) strains, all quite closely related to the original Edmonston isolate, have a very good record as a safe and highly efficacious vaccine and have brought down the measles toll in industrialized countries to ...

Measles Virus 2011, Springer

ISBN-13: 9783642786235

Softcover Reprint of the Origi edition

Trade paperback

Measles Virus 1995, Springer, Berlin, Germany

ISBN-13: 9783540573890