Molecular Vaccines

From Prophylaxis to Therapy - Volume 1

  • Matthias Giese

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxviii
  2. Molecular Vaccines – from Prophylaxis to Therapy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Matthias Giese
      Pages 3-18
  3. Vaccine Immunology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 19-21
    2. Matthias Giese
      Pages 23-58
    3. Sharon M. Tennant, Khitam Muhsen, Marcela F. Pasetti
      Pages 59-84
    4. Sofia Ygberg, Anna Nilsson
      Pages 85-98
  4. Vaccines for Infectious Diseases

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 99-101
    2. Thomas Hoenen
      Pages 119-134
    3. Sathyamangalam Swaminathan, Navin Khanna
      Pages 135-151
    4. Alexander N. Zakhartchouk, George K. Mutwiri
      Pages 183-191
    5. Francisco J. Martinez-Becerra, Olivia Arizmendi, Jamie C. Greenwood II, Wendy L. Picking
      Pages 193-205
    6. Rogério Silva Rosada, Rodrigo Ferracine Rodrigues, Fabiani Gai Frantz, Frederico Gonzalez Colombo Arnoldi, Lucimara Gaziola de la Torre, Celio Lopes Silva
      Pages 237-256
    7. Luiz R. Travassos, Glauce M. G. Rittner, Carlos P. Taborda
      Pages 257-268
    8. Sebastian Giese, Matthias Giese
      Pages 269-278
    9. Maria Gomes-Solecki
      Pages 279-293

About this book


This book gives a comprehensive overview to all aspects of global molecular vaccine research. It introduces concepts of vaccine immunology and molecular vaccine development for viral, bacterial, parasitic and fungal infections. Furthermore, the broad field of research and development in molecular cancer vaccines is discussed in detail. This book is a must have for scientists and clinicians interested in new developments in molecular vaccine research and application in infections and cancer.


molecular biology molecular vaccines prophylaxis and therapy

Editors and affiliations

  • Matthias Giese
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute for Molecular VaccinesHeidelbergGermany

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Wien 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, Vienna
  • eBook Packages Biomedical and Life Sciences
  • Print ISBN 978-3-7091-1418-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-7091-1419-3
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