Dec 22, 2018 Volume 392Number 10165p2655-2744, e17-e18
Immunogenicity, safety, and tolerability of the measles-vectored chikungunya virus vaccine MV-CHIK: a double-blind, randomised, placebo-controlled and active-controlled phase 2 trial
Emil C Reisinger, Roland Tschismarov, Eckhard Beubler, Ursula Wiedermann, Christa Firbas, Micha Loebermann, Andrea Pfeiffer, Matthias Muellner, Erich Tauber, Katrin Ramsauer
MV-CHIK showed excellent safety and tolerability and good immunogenicity, independent of pre-existing immunity against the vector. MV-CHIK is a promising candidate vaccine for the prevention of chikungunya fever, an emerging disease of global concern.