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Th1/Th17 cell induction and corresponding reduction in ATP consumption following vaccination with the novel Mycobacterium tuberculosis vaccine MVA85A.

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Vaccination with Bacille Calmette-Guerin (BCG) has traditionally been used for protection against disease caused by the bacterium Mycobacterium tuberculosis (M.tb). The efficacy of BCG, especially against pulmonary tuberculosis (TB) is variable. The best protection is conferred in temperate climates and there is close to zero protection in many tropical areas with a high prevalence of both tuberculous and non-tuberculous mycobacterial species. Although interferon (IFN)-(Gamma) is known to be ...

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10.1371/journal.pone.0023463

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University of Oxford
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MSD
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NDM
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Jenner Institute
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University of Oxford
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MSD
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NDM
Sub department:
Jenner Institute
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Jenner Institute
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Jenner Institute
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Jenner Institute
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Wellcome Trust
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Griffiths, K
McShane, H
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WT086338RP
WT076943MA
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Public Library of Science
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PloS one More from this journal
Volume:
6
Issue:
8
Article number:
e23463
Publication date:
2011-01-01
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1932-6203
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1932-6203

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