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Recent Publications on Polio and Polio Eradication

Tuesday, 7th of May 2019 Print


Recent Publications on Polio and Polio Eradication


The long-term economic effects of polio: Evidence from the introduction of the polio vaccine to Sweden in 1957.

Serratos-Sotelo L, Bengtsson T, Nilsson A.

Econ Hum Biol. 2019 Apr 14;35:32-41. doi: 10.1016/j.ehb.2019.04.002.



The Impact of Conflict on Immunisation Coverage in 16 Countries.

Grundy J, Biggs BA.

Int J Health Policy Manag. 2018 Dec 30;8(4):211-221. doi: 10.15171/ijhpm.2018.127.




Detection and characterization of polioviruses originating from urban sewage in Yaounde and Douala, Cameroon 2016-2017.

Njile DK, Sadeuh-Mba SA, Endegue-Zanga MC, Mengouo MN, Djoumetio MD, Pouth FBB, Diop OM, Njouom R.

BMC Res Notes. 2019 May 2;12(1):248. doi: 10.1186/s13104-019-4280-6.


Immunogenicity and Safety of a Sabin Strain-Based Inactivated Polio Vaccine: A Phase 3 Clinical Trial.

Hu Y, Wang J, Zeng G, Chu K, Jiang D, Zhu F, Ying Z, Chen L, Li C, Zhu F, Yin W.

J Infect Dis. 2019 Apr 8. pii: jiy736. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiy736



Surveillance to Track Progress Toward Polio Eradication - Worldwide, 2017-2018.

Patel JC, Diop OM, Gardner T, Chavan S, Jorba J, Wassilak SGF, Ahmed J, Snider CJ.

MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2019 Apr 5;68(13):312-318. doi: 10.15585/mmwr.mm6813a4.




Poliomyelitis in ancient Greece (5th century BC)?

Varotto E, Nizzo V, Galassi FM.

Neurology. 2019 Apr 2;92(14):678-679. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000007350. No abstract available.




Social Media in the Age of the "New Polio".

Bove R.

N Engl J Med. 2019 Mar 28;380(13):1195-1197. doi: 10.1056/NEJMp1813390. No abstract available.




Environmental Surveillance of Human Enteroviruses in Córdoba City, Argentina: Prevalence and Detection of Serotypes from 2009 to 2014.

Farías AA, Mojsiejczuk LN, Flores FS, Aguilar JJ, Prez VE, Masachessi G, Nates SV.

Food Environ Virol. 2019 Mar 20. doi: 10.1007/s12560-019-09379-z.




Successful switch (tOPV to bOPV) in India: Tribute to a resilient health system.

Dasgupta R, Sharma S, Sharma N, Banerjee K, Haran EGP, Muliyel JP, Salunke S, Masoodi MA, Haldar P, Bahl S, Bhatnagar P, Joshi S, Arora NK.

Vaccine. 2019 Apr 17;37(17):2394-2400. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2019.02.038. Epub 2019 Mar 14.




Rapid Disappearance of Poliovirus Type 2 Immunity in Young Children Following Withdrawal of Oral Poliovirus Type 2 Containing Vaccine in Vietnam.

Huyen DTT, Mach O, Trung NT, Thai PQ, Thang HV, Weldon WC, Oberste MS, Jeyaseelan V, Sutter RW, Anh DD.

J Infect Dis. 2019 Mar 14. pii: jiz124. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiz124.




Strengthening the Acute Flaccid Paralysis (AFP) Surveillance Component of the Polio Eradication Initiative through Short Message Service (SMS) Reminders; Experience from Sokoto State, Nigeria 2014.

Adegoke OJ, Takane M, Biya O, Ota M, Murele B, Mahoney F, Nguku P, Okayasu H.

J Immunol Sci. 2018 Jul 3;Suppl(10):68-74




Differences in antigenic structure of inactivated poliovaccines made from Sabin live-attenuated and wild-type poliovirus strains: impact on vaccine potency assays.

Crawt L, Atkinson E, Tedcastle A, Pegg E, Minor P, Cooper G, Rigsby P, Martin J; sIPV Study Group.

J Infect Dis. 2019 Feb 21. pii: jiz076. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiz076.




Sabin Strain Inactivated Polio Vaccine for the Polio Endgame.

Modlin J, Chumakov K.

J Infect Dis. 2019 Feb 21. pii: jiz077. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiz077.  No abstract available.




Poliovirus immunity among children under five years-old in accessible areas of Afghanistan, 2013.

Hsu CH, Wannemuehler KA, Soofi S, Mashal M, Hussain I, Bhutta ZA, McDuffie L, Weldon W, Farag NH.

Vaccine. 2019 Mar 14;37(12):1577-1583. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2019.02.008