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Analysis of b cell responses to blood-stage malaria antigens in humans following immunization with candidate vaccines and controlled human malaria infection

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The apicomplexan parasite Plasmodium falciparum is the causative agent of the most severe and deadly form of human malaria. The production of an efficacious malaria vaccine is seen as one of the key steps towards the eradication of the disease, however to date only one candidate has progressed to application for licensure. Candidate malaria vaccines target the different stages of the P. falciparum lifecycle through induction of a functional immune response. Vaccines targe...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Research group:
Jenner Institute
Oxford college:
Hertford College
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Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Role:
Supervisor
Publication date:
2014
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
Oxford University, UK
Language:
English
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Deposit date:
2015-03-04

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