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Viral Immunity Discovery Could Improve Vaccine Design

News   Aug 14, 2019 | Original story from the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research.

 
Viral Immunity Discovery Could Improve Vaccine Design

Walter and Eliza Hall Institute researchers Dr Joanna Groom (R) and Ms Amania Sheikh (L) have led research identifying a molecular switch that impacts immune responses to viral infections, and whether or not protective antibodies are produced. Their findings could lead to better strategies to develop vaccines for previously hard-to-prevent viruses. Credit: Walter and Eliza Hall Institute, Australia.

 
 
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