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Tropical disease vaccines.

Abstract:

Infectious diseases remain a key cause of morbidity and mortality in the Tropics. Many of these diseases are already preventable by effective vaccines. The Extended Program of Immunization provides protection against six serious infections. However, this program is still not optimally implemented in all developing countries. The Extended Program of Immunization could benefit from the addition of several vaccines, but unfortunately the cost is prohibitive in many areas of the Tropics. For some...

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10.1586/14760584.2.1.105

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Paediatrics, Biomedical Research Centre
Journal:
Expert review of vaccines
Volume:
2
Issue:
1
Pages:
105-112
Publication date:
2003-02-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1744-8395
ISSN:
1476-0584
URN:
uuid:72eae67e-b122-46f4-b116-d71b3bbd22be
Source identifiers:
119138
Local pid:
pubs:119138

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