Lack of shedding of the RIX4414 live attenuated rotavirus vaccine administered to adult volunteers
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- Zibrik, L., Dove, W., McArdle, F. et al. Arch Virol (2007) 152: 1951. doi:10.1007/s00705-007-1025-y
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Ten adult volunteers were given the RIX4414 rotavirus vaccine; one volunteer shed a small amount of virus antigen but not live virus. This suggests that parents of vaccinated children are unlikely to spread the vaccine.