• Bordetella pertussis - Vaccination and Strain Variation 

      Elomaa, Annika (Annales Universitatis Turkueneis D 831, 21.11.2008)
      Pertussis or whooping cough is a highly contagious vaccine-preventable disease of the human respiratory tract caused by the <i>Bordetella pertussis</i> bacteria. In Finland, pertussis vaccinations were started in 1952 ...