Volume 7, Number 1—February 2001
Lack of Evidence of Endogenous Avian Leukosis Virus and Endogenous Avian Retrovirus Transmission to Measles Mumps Rubella Vaccine Recipients
|Sera tested||p27 Positive|
|Chicken sera (n = 61)|
|ALV infected/antibody positivea||27/27|
|ALV uninfected/antibody negativea||0/34|
|Human sera (n = 68)|
|MMRb vaccine recipients (n = 206)|
aantibody reactivity to ALV determined by virus neutralization assays.
bREV = reticuloendotheliosis virus; HIV-1/2 = human immunodeficiency virus type 1 or 2; HTLV-I/II = human T-cell lymphotropic virus type 1 or 2; MMR = measles, mumps and rubella.
csamples collected after first MMR vaccination.
dsamples collected after second MMR vaccination.
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