Production of adenovirus vectors and their use as a delivery system for influenza vaccines.

@article{Vemula2010ProductionOA,
  title={Production of adenovirus vectors and their use as a delivery system for influenza vaccines.},
  author={Sai Vikram Vemula and Suresh K. Mittal},
  journal={Expert opinion on biological therapy},
  year={2010},
  volume={10 10},
  pages={1469-87}
}
IMPORTANCE OF THE FIELD With the emergence of highly pathogenic avian influenza H5N1 viruses that have crossed species barriers and are responsible for lethal infections in humans in many countries, there is an urgent need for the development of effective vaccines which can be produced in large quantities at a short notice and confer broad protection against these H5N1 variants. In order to meet the potential global vaccine demand in a pandemic scenario, new vaccine-production strategies must… CONTINUE READING