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Advances in the development of universal influenza vaccines.

Abstract:

Despite the widespread availability and use of influenza vaccines, influenza still poses a considerable threat to public health. Vaccines against seasonal influenza do not offer protection against pandemic viruses, and vaccine efficacy against seasonal viruses is reduced in seasons when the vaccine composition is not a good match for the predominant circulating viruses. Vaccine efficacy is also reduced in older adults, who are one of the main target groups for vaccination. The continual threa...

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10.1111/irv.12013

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDM, Jenner Institute
Journal:
Influenza and other respiratory viruses
Volume:
7
Issue:
5
Pages:
750-758
Publication date:
2013-09-05
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EISSN:
1750-2659
ISSN:
1750-2640
URN:
uuid:aaa034a6-cb61-4092-8b7a-74447330b620
Source identifiers:
352438
Local pid:
pubs:352438

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