A Live Varicella Vaccine

  • Michiaki Takahashi
  • Koichi Baba
  • Kiyoshi Horiuchi
  • Hitoshi Kamiya
  • Yoshizo Asano
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 278)


A live varicella vaccine has been developed, and its safety and immunogenicity have been established in normal children as well as in high-risk children.


Acute Leukemia Normal Child Varicella Vaccine Vaccine Recipient Vaccine Failure 


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© Plenum Press, New York 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • Michiaki Takahashi
    • 1
  • Koichi Baba
    • 2
  • Kiyoshi Horiuchi
    • 3
  • Hitoshi Kamiya
    • 4
  • Yoshizo Asano
    • 5
  1. 1.Research Institute for Microbial DiseasesOsaka UniversitySuita, OsakaJapan
  2. 2.Department of PediatricsOsaka University School of MedicineOsakaJapan
  3. 3.National Higashi-Tochigi HospitalTochigiJapan
  4. 4.National Mie HospitalTsu City, MieJapan
  5. 5.Department of PediatricsFujita-Gakuen University School of MedicineAichiJapan

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