2 vaccine doses may not adequately protect children from mumps

09/17/2013 | Healio

CDC researchers looked at more than 2,500 sixth- to 12th-graders in Orange County, N.Y., during a 2009 mumps outbreak. All of the students had received two doses of mumps-containing vaccine, but 320 of them were still affected by the outbreak. Multiple, prolonged and intense exposure to the virus during outbreaks may render the vaccine ineffective, according to the study published in the Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal.

View Full Article in:

Healio

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
MGR POST MARKET STUDIES - 14000001LK
Abbott
Santa Ana, CA
Regulatory Analyst
Delta Dental
Alpharetta, GA
Associate Director, Regulatory Affairs - Promotional Review
Novo Nordisk
Princeton, NJ
Eastern Zone Sales Director
Regenesis Biomedical
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations
Senior Financial Analyst - Growing Manager Care Health Org
Fallon Community Health Plan
Worcester, MA