Get 20M+ Full-Text Papers For Less Than $1.50/day. Start a 14-Day Trial for You and Your Team.

Learn More →

Anatoxins and Anatoxic Immunizations—Diphtheria and Tetanus Immunizations: Results of Thirty Years' Application in the World.

Anatoxins and Anatoxic Immunizations—Diphtheria and Tetanus Immunizations: Results of Thirty... This booklet is a review of the development of the anatoxins of diphtheria and tetanus by their discoverer, G. Ramon. It is these anatoxins, now called toxoids, that are used throughout the world today. Their use has practically eliminated diphtheria and tetanus in immunized peoples. The author begins his review with the discovery of diphtheria toxin by Emile Roux, in 1888, and proceeds through the development of diphtheria antitoxin and the toxin-antitoxin mixture. His own work on diphtheria and tetanus toxoids is summarized, as well as the effects of immunization with these products on the morbidity and mortality of diphtheria and tetanus since their use in 1923. It is a short factual history. The material comprising this booklet was given before the sixth International Congress for Microbiology, Rome (Sept. 6 to 12, 1953) by G. Ramon. It was dedicated to the memory of Emile Roux, in commemoration of the hundredth http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png American journal of diseases of children American Medical Association

Anatoxins and Anatoxic Immunizations—Diphtheria and Tetanus Immunizations: Results of Thirty Years' Application in the World.

American journal of diseases of children , Volume 89 (6) – Jun 1, 1955

Anatoxins and Anatoxic Immunizations—Diphtheria and Tetanus Immunizations: Results of Thirty Years' Application in the World.

Abstract


This booklet is a review of the development of the anatoxins of diphtheria and tetanus by their discoverer, G. Ramon. It is these anatoxins, now called toxoids, that are used throughout the world today. Their use has practically eliminated diphtheria and tetanus in immunized peoples.
The author begins his review with the discovery of diphtheria toxin by Emile Roux, in 1888, and proceeds through the development of diphtheria antitoxin and the toxin-antitoxin mixture. His own...
Loading next page...
 
/lp/american-medical-association/anatoxins-and-anatoxic-immunizations-diphtheria-and-tetanus-VOFSdH0MLw
Publisher
American Medical Association
Copyright
Copyright © 1955 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved. Applicable FARS/DFARS Restrictions Apply to Government Use.
ISSN
0096-8994
eISSN
1538-3628
DOI
10.1001/archpedi.1955.02050110910028
Publisher site
See Article on Publisher Site

Abstract

This booklet is a review of the development of the anatoxins of diphtheria and tetanus by their discoverer, G. Ramon. It is these anatoxins, now called toxoids, that are used throughout the world today. Their use has practically eliminated diphtheria and tetanus in immunized peoples. The author begins his review with the discovery of diphtheria toxin by Emile Roux, in 1888, and proceeds through the development of diphtheria antitoxin and the toxin-antitoxin mixture. His own work on diphtheria and tetanus toxoids is summarized, as well as the effects of immunization with these products on the morbidity and mortality of diphtheria and tetanus since their use in 1923. It is a short factual history. The material comprising this booklet was given before the sixth International Congress for Microbiology, Rome (Sept. 6 to 12, 1953) by G. Ramon. It was dedicated to the memory of Emile Roux, in commemoration of the hundredth

Journal

American journal of diseases of childrenAmerican Medical Association

Published: Jun 1, 1955

There are no references for this article.

You’re reading a free preview. Subscribe to read the entire article.


DeepDyve is your
personal research library

It’s your single place to instantly
discover and read the research
that matters to you.

Enjoy affordable access to
over 18 million articles from more than
15,000 peer-reviewed journals.

All for just $49/month

Explore the DeepDyve Library

Search

Query the DeepDyve database, plus search all of PubMed and Google Scholar seamlessly

Organize

Save any article or search result from DeepDyve, PubMed, and Google Scholar... all in one place.

Access

Get unlimited, online access to over 18 million full-text articles from more than 15,000 scientific journals.

Your journals are on DeepDyve

Read from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from SpringerNature, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford University Press and more.

All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.

See the journals in your area

DeepDyve

Freelancer

DeepDyve

Pro

Price

FREE

$49/month
$499/year

Save searches from
Google Scholar,
PubMed

Create folders to
organize your research

Export folders, citations

Read DeepDyve articles

Abstract access only

Unlimited access to over
18 million full-text articles

Print

20 pages / month