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Understanding typhoid disease; a controlled human infection model of typhoid fever

Abstract:

Typhoid disease, caused by infection with S. Typhi, is a significant cause of mortality and morbidity in resource–poor countries. Efforts have been made to generate a new generation of vaccines that are efficacious and can be given to infants, but have been hindered by a poor understanding of the protective immune response to S. Typhi infection, and in particular by the absence of a correlate of protection.

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Paediatrics
Research group:
Oxford Vaccines Group
Oxford college:
Green Templeton College
Role:
Author
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Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Tropical Medicine
Role:
Author

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Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Tropical Medicine
Role:
Supervisor
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Tropical Medicine
Role:
Supervisor
Publication date:
2014
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford

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