"Vaccines, Attenuated" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Live vaccines prepared from microorganisms which have undergone physical adaptation (e.g., by radiation or temperature conditioning) or serial passage in laboratory animal hosts or infected tissue/cell cultures, in order to produce avirulent mutant strains capable of inducing protective immunity.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Vaccines, Attenuated".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Vaccines, Attenuated".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Vaccines, Attenuated" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Vaccines, Attenuated" was a major or minor topic of these publication.