Japanese Encephalitis Vaccines

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Japanese Encephalitis Vaccines by Brand

ChimerVax™ – JE Live, attenuated, chimeric (genetically engineered) Japenese encephalitis vaccine
Manufacturer Sanofi Pasteur (France)
Microorganism The Japanese encephalitis virus (JE SA14 – 14–2) spliced onto the yellow fever virus, strain 17D
Licensed Investigational drug in US (BB-IND #9167), Europe February 14, 2007
Recommendations Three s.c. injections during a 30-day period (days 0, 7, and 30). Booster injections of 1.0 mL (0.5 mL for children less than 3 years of age) may be administered after 2 years.
Ingredients Virus: Yellow fever, Virus: Japanese encephalitis (JE)
Product Descriptions http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/00020599.htm

JE-Vax Japanese Encephalitis Virus Vaccine Inactivated
Manufacturer Aventis Pasteur
Microorganism Japanese encephalitis (JE) virus
Licensed 12/10/1992
Recommendations 3 years of age and older, days 0, 7, and 30.
Ingredients Formaldehyde, Gelatin, Polysorbate 80, Sucrose, Thimerosal, Virus: Japanese encephalitis (JE)
Product Descriptions Package insert