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Title Pneumococcal vaccines : the impact of conjugate vaccine / edited by George R. Siber, Keith P. Klugman, P. Helena Mäkelä
Published Washington, DC : ASM Press, ©2008


Description 1 online resource (xix, 449 pages) : illustrations (some color), color maps
Series Monograph, ASM Press
Monograph, ASM Press
Contents Contents; Section Editors; Contributors; Dedication; Preface; I. History; II. Biological Basis; III. Clinical Disease and Epidemiology; IV. Manufacturing and Product Release Issues; V. Immunogenicity; VI. Efficacy and Safety; VII. Public Health Impact; VIII. Where Next; Index
Summary The development of protein conjugate vaccines against pneumococcal disease is arguably the greatest public health achievement of the new millennium. This book describes the development of the vaccines, their remarkable impact on respiratory and other pneumococcal infections, and the vaccines' wider impact on public health
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Pneumococcal vaccine.
Pneumococcal Vaccines -- immunology
Pneumococcal Vaccines -- therapeutic use
Pneumonia, Pneumococcal -- epidemiology
Pneumonia, Pneumococcal -- prevention & control
Pneumococcal Vaccines
MEDICAL -- Pharmacology.
Pneumococcal vaccine
Form Electronic book
Author Siber, George R., editor.
Klugman, Keith P., editor.
Mäkelä, P. Helena, editor.
LC no. 2007047397
ISBN 9781555815820