Mucosal vaccination--an old but still vital strategy.


The basic premise of vaccinology is to achieve strong protective immunity against defined infectious agents by a vaccine mimicking the effects of natural primary exposure to a pathogen. Because an exposure of humans and animals to microbes occurs mostly through mucosal surfaces, targeting the mucosa seems a rational and efficient vaccination strategy. Many… (More)


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@article{Dugoska2012MucosalVO, title={Mucosal vaccination--an old but still vital strategy.}, author={Henryka Długońska and Marcin Mikołaj Grzybowski}, journal={Annals of parasitology}, year={2012}, volume={58 1}, pages={1-8} }