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Synonyms for OPV

an oral vaccine (containing live but weakened poliovirus) that is given to provide immunity to poliomyelitis

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A contrario, seuls 4.840 fonctionnaires ont participe a l'OPV avec 4% de la demande, uniquement.
OPV is safe, effective and is the essential tool available to protect all children against polio.
He requested all parents to cooperate with the teams in vaccination of their children to help protect them from lifelong disability and urged media to sensitize community on the significance of OPV and IPV vaccination for the health of their children.
The DA has also prepositioned 160,000 kilograms of inbred rice seeds, 16,542 kilograms of GMO hybrid white corn seeds, 79,740 kilograms of OPV white corn seeds and 2,917 kilograms of vegetable seeds in Region 8.
OPV experiments ongoing around the world have achieved solar energy conversion efficiencies near 15 percent, about half that of traditional silicon cells.
Through the DARPA ALIAS program, Sikorsky is developing an OPV approach it describes as pilot-directed autonomy that will give operators the confidence to fly aircraft safely, reliably and affordably in optimally piloted modes enabling flight with two, one or zero crew.
She said that Salma had received three doses of OPV in routine immunisation and 7+ doses of the polio vaccine in campaigns and this is why she is not suffering from paralysis.
The Naval Group told Trend earlier that the OPV 90 will ensure the Naval Forces of Azerbaijan an outstanding rapid response capability as well as an increased permanence at sea.
Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata) Health Services Director Dr Jawad Habib said that injectable polio vaccination (IPV) and oral polio vaccination (OPV) campaign is among the main factors which helped lower polio cases in the tribal areas to zero over the past 20 months.
Cyprus' first offshore patrol vessel (OPV) which was built in Israel had arrived at Larnaca port, it emerged on Wednesday.
Therefore, if a child has documentation of receipt of an OPV dose (rather than "tOPV") before April 1, 2016, this represents a tOPV dose and should be counted towards the U.S.
Since the World Health Assembly endorsed a plan to completely eradicate polio in 1988, the large-scale use of the attenuated oral poliovirus vaccine (OPV) has drastically decreased the number of polio cases.
In his presentation, Lieutenant Commander Hess will speak about his experience protecting Norwegian interests in the North Sea and Arctic Oceans, adopting flexible requirements for peace and wartime missions, overcoming the challenges of policing the Norwegian economic exclusive zone and utilising OPV technologies to maximize maritime environment protection.
From April 30, Qatar will switch to bivalent Oral Polio Vaccine (OPV) for Poliomyelitis from the existing trivalent OPV, as per the recommendations of the World Health Organisation (WHO).
Results: The vaccine WR for oral polio vaccine (OPV) has decreased from 25% to 13.62%, while the WRs for DPT, hepatitis B virus (HBV) and the pentavalent vaccine combinedly have decreased from 17.94% to 8.05%.