Enhancement of vitamin A combined vitamin D supplementation on immune response to Bacille Calmette-Guérin vaccine revaccinated in Chinese infants. NA

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Y Zheng, Q.Z. Wang, Aiguo Ma, Ib Christian Bygbjerg, Y.Y. Sun, M.C. Zheng, X. Wang

The diameter of BCG scars was effectively correlated with PPD response, which indicates BCG scar formation may be an useful tool to evaluate the effect of tuberculosis prevention. VA combined VD supplementation may play an immuno-regulatory role in BCG revaccination. This may contribute to the prevention of childhood tuberculosis.
Original languageEnglish
JournalAsian Pacific Journal of Tropical Medicine
Volume7
Issue number2
Pages (from-to)130-5
Number of pages6
ISSN1995-7645
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2014

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