Japanese Encephalitis Vaccine

Japanese Encephalitis Vaccine is a topic covered in the Johns Hopkins ABX Guide.

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VACCINE TYPE

  1. Inactivated SA-14 virus strain: grown in Vero cells (IXIARO).
    1. Only licensed vaccine in the US. Indicated in the USA for all persons > 2 months of age.
    2. Same vaccine sold in other countries as JESPECT.
  2. In some other countries, a live, attenuated SA-14 strain vaccine is available.
  3. The previously available (Biken) vaccine grown in mouse-brain is only available in Japan.

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Last updated: November 6, 2015

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TY - ELEC T1 - Japanese Encephalitis Vaccine ID - 540296 A1 - Dzintars,Kathryn,Pharm.D. BCPS AU - Hynes,Noreen,M.D., M.P.H., D.T.M.&H. AU - Pham,Paul,Pharm.D. Y1 - 2015/11/06/ BT - Johns Hopkins ABX Guide UR - https://peds.unboundmedicine.com/pedscentral/view/Johns_Hopkins_ABX_Guide/540296/all/Japanese_Encephalitis_Vaccine PB - The Johns Hopkins University DB - Pediatrics Central DP - Unbound Medicine ER -