Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Immunization

Vaccine Adjuvant Delivery System and Strategies

Edited by Ning Wang

Hefei University of Technology

Co-editor:

Ting Wang

Anhui Medical University

Immunization plays a key role in maintaining human health and each year, saves millions of lives from lethal pathogens and other fatal diseases in the most economical way, thanks to the advanced development of model vaccines. Subunit vaccines are regarded as a safer product than the whole microbe based-conventional vaccines and can be entrapped in various nanocarriers to form a vaccine adjuvant-delivery system (VADS) able to further boost their immunostimulatory activity. In this book, six groups of authors introduce immunization advances in VADSs designed for infection prophylaxis and cancer immunotherapy, problems and their resolution in both human and poultry immunization, and also, the mathematical model for assay of the basic immunization problem (BIP) understood from a finance point of view.

Read more >Order hardcopy
IntechOpen
ImmunizationVaccine Adjuvant Delivery System and StrategiesEdited by Ning Wang

Published: November 28th 2018

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.74198

ISBN: 978-1-78984-539-6

Print ISBN: 978-1-78984-538-9

Copyright year: 2018

Books open for chapter submissions

1229 Total Chapter Downloads

chaptersDownloads

Open access peer-reviewed

1. Introductory Chapter: Immunization - Vaccine Adjuvant Delivery System and Strategies

By Ning Wang and Ting Wang

149

Open access peer-reviewed

2. Vaccine Adjuvant Delivery Systems Constructed Using Biocompatible Nanoparticles Formed through Self-Assembly of Small Molecules

By Ting Liu, Rui Qian, Qingchuan Liu, Tingni Wu and Jialong Chen

141

Open access peer-reviewed

3. Polymeric Nanoparticles Engineered as a Vaccine Adjuvant-Delivery System

By Bin Liu, Zhangbao Wu, Ting Liu, Rui Qian, Tingni Wu, Qingchuan Liu and Aizong Shen

146

Open access peer-reviewed

4. Vaccines Developed for Cancer Immunotherapy

By Aizong Shen, Rui Qian, Ting Liu, Qingchuan Liu, Bin Liu and Zhangbao Wu

130

Open access peer-reviewed

5. Implementation of the Expanded Program on Immunization (EPI): Understanding the Enablers and Barriers in a Health System

By Babar Tasneem Shaikh

155

Open access peer-reviewed

6. Preventing Vaccine Failure in Poultry Flocks

By Aamir Sharif and Tanveer Ahmad

372

Open access peer-reviewed

7. Practical Finance Strategies in Immunization

By Leszek Zaremba

136

Edited Volume and chapters are indexed in

  • Worldcat
  • OpenAIRE
  • Google Scholar
  • AZ ebsco
  • Base
  • CNKI

Order a hardcopy of the Edited Volume

Free shipping with DHL Express

Hardcover (ex. VAT)£140

Order now

Residents of European Union countries need to add a Book Value-Added Tax of 5%. Institutions and companies, registered as VAT taxable entities in their own EU member state, will not pay VAT by providing IntechOpen with their VAT registration number. This is made possible by the EU reverse charge method.

Special discount for IntechOpen contributors

All IntechOpen contributors are offered special discounts starting at 40% OFF available through your personal dashboard

Login and purchase