Enterovirus 71 Maternal Antibodies in Infants, Taiwan

Enterovirus 71 (EV71) causes life-threatening disease outbreaks in young children in Asia. This cohort study was conducted to understand the dynamics of maternal EV71 antibodies in Taiwanese young infants. Approximately 50% of neonates had detectable EV71 neutralizing antibodies, which declined to a...

Full description

Bibliographic Details
Main Authors: Shu-Ting Luo, Pai-Shan Chiang, An-Shine Chao, Guan-Yuan Liou, Reyin Lin, Tzou-Yien Lin, Min-Shi Lee
Format: Article
Published: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 2009-04-01
Series:Emerging Infectious Diseases
Online Access:https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/article/15/4/08-1550_article