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Further development of raccoon poxvirus-vectored vaccines against plague (Yersinia pestis)

Overview of attention for article published in Vaccine, December 2009
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Title
Further development of raccoon poxvirus-vectored vaccines against plague (Yersinia pestis)
Published in
Vaccine, December 2009
DOI 10.1016/j.vaccine.2009.10.043
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Authors

Tonie E. Rocke, Keith P. Iams, Sandra Dawe, Susan R. Smith, Judy L. Williamson, Dennis M. Heisey, Jorge E. Osorio

Abstract

In previous studies, we demonstrated protection against plague in mice and prairie dogs using a raccoon pox (RCN) virus-vectored vaccine that expressed the F1 capsular antigen of Yersinia pestis. In order to improve vaccine efficacy, we have now constructed additional RCN-plague vaccines containing two different forms of the lcrV (V) gene, including full-length (Vfull) and a truncated form (V307). Mouse challenge studies with Y. pestis strain CO92 showed that vaccination with a combination of RCN-F1 and the truncated V construct (RCN-V307) provided the greatest improvement (P=0.01) in protection against plague over vaccination with RCN-F1 alone. This effect was mediated primarily by anti-F1 and anti-V antibodies and both contributed independently to increased survival of vaccinated mice.

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The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 26 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Brazil 1 4%
Unknown 25 96%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 10 38%
Researcher 7 27%
Other 3 12%
Student > Doctoral Student 2 8%
Student > Postgraduate 1 4%
Other 3 12%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 10 38%
Veterinary Science and Veterinary Medicine 4 15%
Unspecified 2 8%
Medicine and Dentistry 2 8%
Environmental Science 2 8%
Other 6 23%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 6. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 08 August 2016.
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#2,108,322
of 12,269,624 outputs
Outputs from Vaccine
#1,987
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Outputs of similar age
#62,379
of 266,654 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Vaccine
#33
of 143 outputs
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