Bacillus Calmette-Guérin vaccine

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Ba·cil·lus Cal·mette-Gué·rin vaccine

 (bə-sĭl′əs kăl-mĕt′gā-răn′)
[After Albert L.C. Calmette (1863-1933) and Camille , Guérin (1872-1961), French bacteriologists.]
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Prevention relies on screening programs and vaccination with the bacillus Calmette-Guerin vaccine.
Meanwhile, the NHS was concentrating available supplies of the Bacillus Calmette-Guerin vaccine on higher-risk groups, with selective neonatal immunisation of infants at higher risk of exposure to TB.
In January 2008 the Indian government cancelled the licenses of three vaccine-producing units - the Central Research Institute, the Bacillus Calmette-Guerin Vaccine Laboratory and the Pasteur Institute of India - on account of non-compliance with Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP).
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