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Vaccines against non-communicable diseases.

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Chronic non-communicable diseases (NCDs) are increasingly recognized as the major cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide. Effective, affordable and broadly accessible medicines for their treatment are much sought after. Therapeutic B-cell vaccines aim at inducing neutralizing auto-reactive antibodies against important mediators of such diseases. Numerous animal models have demonstrated that active immunotherapy can induce disease-modifying levels of auto-antibodies. Recent findings from c...

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10.1016/j.coi.2010.02.009

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Medicine, Jenner Institute
Journal:
Current opinion in immunology
Volume:
22
Issue:
3
Pages:
391-396
Publication date:
2010-06-05
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EISSN:
1879-0372
ISSN:
0952-7915
URN:
uuid:02c492c2-cebc-4379-86e1-c8b86f9cdb46
Source identifiers:
422361
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pubs:422361

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