Immunogenicity of a hepatitis B DNA vaccine administered to chronic HBV carriers.

@article{ManciniBourgine2006ImmunogenicityOA,
  title={Immunogenicity of a hepatitis B DNA vaccine administered to chronic HBV carriers.},
  author={Maryline Mancini-Bourgine and H{\'e}l{\`e}ne Fontaine and Christian Br{\'e}chot and Stanislas Pol and M E Michel},
  journal={Vaccine},
  year={2006},
  volume={24 21},
  pages={4482-9}
}
Hepatitis B virus (HBV) is the major pathogen of chronic hepatitis and liver disease worldwide. Despite the availability of effective vaccines against hepatitis B for many years, over 370 million people remain persistently infected with HBV. Viral persistence is thought to be related to poor HBV-specific T-cell responses. Based on clinical data, the development of efficient methods capable of inducing strong T-cell responses is an important and primary step toward the development of… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 45 extracted citations

New therapies for chronic hepatitis B.

Liver international : official journal of the International Association for the Study of the Liver • 2016
View 1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…