International Journal of Immunology

Volume 12, Issue 2, June 2024

  • Research Article

    An Appraisal of Routine Immunization Coverage Among Children 0-2 Years in Akure South Local Government Area of Ondo State

    Ebenezer Obi Daniel*, Oluseyi Oludamilola Olawale, Michael Avwerhota, Ahmed Mamuda Bello, Michael Olabode Tomori, Israel Olukayode Popoola, Adebanke Adetutu Ogun, Aisha Oluwakemi Salami, Olukayode Oladeji Alewi, Taiwo Aderemi Popoola, Celestine Emeka Ekwuluo

    Issue: Volume 12, Issue 2, June 2024
    Pages: 19-29
    Received: 1 June 2024
    Accepted: 20 June 2024
    Published: 25 June 2024
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    Abstract: Immunization is a proven tool for controlling and eliminating life-threatening infectious diseases such as Tuberculosis, Poliomyelitis, Haemophilus Influenza type b (HIB), Diphtheria, Pertusis, Tetanus and Hepatitis B, neonatal tetanus yellow fever, measles, cerebrospinal meningitis and is estimated to avert between 2 and 3 million deaths each year... Show More
  • Research Article

    Link Between Autoimmunity and Epilepsy: Neuronal Autoantibodies

    Silvia Graciela Ramos*, Viviana Novoa, Claudio Aranda

    Issue: Volume 12, Issue 2, June 2024
    Pages: 30-37
    Received: 20 June 2024
    Accepted: 8 July 2024
    Published: 23 July 2024
    DOI: 10.11648/j.iji.20241202.12
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    Abstract: Introduction: Autoimmune epilepsy remains under-recognized, and its true incidence remains uncertain. Objective: This study aimed to determine the prevalence of neuronal autoantibodies in patients with epilepsy of unknown etiology. Materials and Methods: An observational, longitudinal, prospective, and analytical study was conducted to assess the p... Show More