Keywords: human papillomavirus types HPV2
, HPV27, and HPV57, detection, differentiation, multiplex type-specific quantitative real-time PCR, development
TABLE 2 The 3 HPV vaccines at a glance (3) Bivalent (HPV2
) Quadrivalent (HPV4) (Cervarix) (Gardasil) Manufacturer GlaxoSmithKline Merck & Co.
** HPV vaccination coverage represents receipt of any HPV vaccine and does not distinguish between HPV2
Many countries now allow a 2-dose schedule for both HPV2
The specific types of HPVs that cause common and flat skin warts are from the alpha (e.g., HPV2
and HPV3), gamma (e.g., HPV4), mu (HPV1 and HPV63), and nu (HPV41) genera (11).
Overall, 41 of 59 cases (69.5%) of vaginal [HPV.sup.+] LSIL and 6 of 11 cases (54.5%) of vaginal HPV2
LSIL were subsequently diagnosed with some degree of vaginal dysplasia--VAIN 2/3 or VAIN 1.
* Quadrivalent HPV vaccine (HPV4) or bivalent HPV vaccine (HPV2
Both the quadrivalent (HPV4) and bivalent (HPV2
) vaccines protect against HPV types 16 and 18, which cause 70% of cervical cancers and the majority of other HPV-associated cancers; HPV4 also protects against HPV types 6 and 11, which cause 90% of genital warts.* This report summarizes national HPV vaccination coverage levels among adolescent girls aged 13-17 years[dagger] from the 2007-2012 National Immunization Survey-Teen (NIS-Teen) and national postlicensure vaccine safety monitoring.
, Cervarix) vaccine contains antigens from HPV 16 and 18.
) for the prevention of cervical cancers in females.
(2.) Human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccines (HPV4 [Gardasil] and HPV2
* describe the availability of both a quadrivalent human papillomavirus vaccine (HPV4) and a bivalent vaccine (HPV2
) to prevent precancerous cervical lesions and cancer