Vaccine adjuvants: key tools for innovative vaccine design.

  title={Vaccine adjuvants: key tools for innovative vaccine design.},
  author={Peggy Riese and Kai Sven Schulze and Thomas Ebensen and Blair Raymond Prochnow and Carlos Alberto Guzm{\'a}n},
  journal={Current topics in medicinal chemistry},
  volume={13 20},
Vaccines represent the most efficient tool for preventing diseases caused by infectious pathogens. During the last century significant progress has been made in vaccine development, resulting in the eradication or control of several diseases. However, the emergence of new pathogens and the inadequate protection conferred by some existing vaccines render necessary new vaccination strategies. Newly arising immunization approaches, such as subunit vaccines and mucosal administration, make the use… CONTINUE READING