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The vaccine book

Publisher: Amsterdam ; Boston : Academic Press, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English
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The Vaccine Book provides comprehensive information on the current and future world of vaccines. It reveals the scientific opportunities and potential impact of vaccines, including economic and ethical challenges, problems encountered when producing vaccines, how clinical vaccine trials are designed, and how to introduce vaccines into widespread use. Although vaccines are now available for many diseases, there are  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
ISBN: 9780121072582 0121072584
OCLC Number: 723611720
Description: 1 online resource (Online-Datei.)
Contents: 1. Global burden of disease --
2. Immunology --
3. Trial design for vaccines --
4. Ethics and vaccines --
5. Understanding microbial pathogenesis as a basis for vaccine design --
6. Disease states and vaccines: selected cases --
7. Economics of vaccines: from vaccine candidate to commercialized product --
8. Vaccine safety: real and perceived issues --
Ch. 9. Introduction of new vaccines in the healthcare system --
Ch. 10. Future challenges for vaccines and immunization.
Responsibility: edited by Barry R. Bloom, Paul-Henri Lambert.

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Reveals the scientific opportunities and potential impact of vaccines, including economic and ethical challenges, and how to introduce vaccines into widespread use. This book includes topics such  Read more...

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