Immunogenicity and Safety of a Combined Vaccine to Prevent Measles, Mumps, Rubella and Chickenpox Diseases
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This is a study to evaluate the immunogenicity and safety of GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Biologicals combined measles-mumps-rubella varicella candidate vaccine given to healthy children in their second year of life.
Condition or disease
Biological: Measles, Mumps, Rubella and Chickenpox (live vaccine)
Separate injections of the licensed Priorix (MMR vaccine) and Varilrix (chickenpox vaccine) serve as control.
Blinded, Randomised, Controlled Study to Evaluate the Immunogenicity and Safety of GlaxoSmithKline Biologicals' Combined Measles-mumps-rubella-varicella Candidate Vaccine Given to Healthy Children in Their Second Year of Life
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Ages Eligible for Study:
11 Months to 21 Months (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
A male or female subject between 11-13 months of age (i.e. from 11 month birthday until the day before the 14 month birthday) at the time of the first vaccination.
History of previous measles, mumps, rubella and/or varicella vaccination or disease, or known exposure to any of these diseases within 30 days prior to the start of the trial
Planned administration of a vaccine not foreseen by the study protocol from 30 days prior to each vaccination until 42-56 days after each vaccination
Schuster V et al. Immunogenicity of a Refrigerator-Stable Tetravalent MMRV Vaccine after One and Two Doses. Presented at the 24th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases (ESPID), Basel, Switzerland, 3-5 May 2006.
Schuster V et al. Tolerability of a Refrigerator-Stable Tetravalent MMRV vaccine after One and Two Doses. Presented at the 12th International Congress on Infectious Diseases (ICID), Lisbon, Portugal, 15-18 June 2006.