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Therapeutic vaccines for allergic disease

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Allergic diseases are highly prevalent worldwide and affect all age groups, contributing to a high personal and socioeconomic burden. Treatment with an “allergy vaccine” or allergen immunotherapy (AIT) aims to provide long-lasting benefits by inducing unresponsiveness to the relevant antigen. The consequences of the therapy are considered disease modifying and range from dampening of the immediate immune responses to the reduction of secondary tissue remodeling. Furthermore, AIT interventions...

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Peer reviewed
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10.1038/s41541-017-0014-8

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Somerville College
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Oxford, MSD, RDM, Weatherall Insti. of Molecular Medicine
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British Association of Dermatologists More from this funder
British Skin Foundation More from this funder
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Nature Publishing Group Publisher's website
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NPJ Vaccines Journal website
Volume:
2
Pages:
12
Publication date:
2017-05-05
Acceptance date:
2017-03-20
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2076-393X
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pubs:689409
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uri:e33de9a7-05ad-43f6-b71d-465daded5df9
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