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B cell responses to conjugate and polysaccharide meningococcal vaccines

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The primary approach to the control of meningococcal disease remains effective vaccination programmes in susceptible populations. Vaccines against serogroups A, C, W and Y offer broad protection against meningococci and both polysaccharide and conjugate quadrivalent vaccines are licensed for use in the UK. Previous studies have assessed the antibody response to meningococcal polysaccharide and conjugate vaccines, but there is limited information on the nature of the B cell response to thes...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Paediatrics
Research group:
Oxford Vaccine Group
Oxford college:
Wadham College
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Division:
MSD
Department:
Paediatrics
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Supervisor
Division:
MSD
Department:
Paediatrics
Role:
Supervisor
Publication date:
2012
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
Oxford University, UK
Language:
English
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Deposit date:
2014-10-27

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