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Whither vaccines?

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Currently used vaccines have had major effects on eliminating common infections, largely by duplicating the immune responses induced by natural infections. Now vaccinology faces more complex problems, such as waning antibody, immunosenescence, evasion of immunity by the pathogen, deviation of immunity by the microbiome, induction of inhibitory responses, and complexity of the antigens required for protection. Fortunately, vaccine development is now incorporating knowledge from immunology, str...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1016/S0163-4453(17)30184-6

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS Division
Department:
Zoology
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Author
Publisher:
Elsevier
Journal:
Journal of Infection More from this journal
Volume:
74
Pages:
S2-S9
Publication date:
2017-06-21
Acceptance date:
2016-11-28
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1532-2742
ISSN:
0163-4453
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pubs:710829
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710829
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2017-12-18

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