Applied genome research in the field of human vaccines.

  title={Applied genome research in the field of human vaccines.},
  author={F X Berthet and Thierry Coche and C. Vinals},
  journal={Journal of biotechnology},
  volume={85 2},
Prophylactic vaccination has made an essential contribution to the improvement of human health over the 20th century. However, we still lack efficient vaccines against major human diseases such as malaria or tuberculosis. Today, the design of therapeutic vaccines referred to as 'pharmaccines' is actively investigated in order to treat diseases such as cancer. In that context, novel ways to rationalize and accelerate vaccine discovery are needed. A series of advances in the fields of molecular… CONTINUE READING