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the History and Future

Edited by Vijay Kumar

University of Queensland

Vaccines is a well-written book on the subject of providing crucial information to students and researchers in the field of vaccinology. The introductory chapter, contributed by the editor (Dr. Vijay Kumar) of the book, provides the brief introduction to the history of the development of current forms of vaccine, which is difficult to find easily in one place. In addition, other chapters of the book are written by experts in the field. For example, the second chapter looks at the emerging role of developing countries in the innovation and production of vaccines. Other chapters provide information regarding different types of vaccines, development of vaccines for zoonotic viral infections, and regulatory affairs for genetically modified organism vaccines.

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Vaccinesthe History and FutureEdited by Vijay Kumar

Published: October 2nd 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.77910

ISBN: 978-1-78923-804-4

Print ISBN: 978-1-78923-803-7

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83880-046-8

Copyright year: 2019

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1. Introductory Chapter: The Journey of Vaccines - The Past and the Present

By Kumar Vijay


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2. Developing Countries Can Innovate and Produce Vaccines: The Case of Butantan in Brazil

By Isaias Raw


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3. Vaccine Types

By Xiaoxia Dai, Yongmin Xiong, Na Li and Can Jian


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4. Vaccines Targeted to Zoonotic Viral Infections in the Wildlife: Potentials, Limitations, and Future Directions

By Salas-Rojas Mónica, Gálvez-Romero Guillermo and Pompa-Mera Ericka Nelly


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5. GMO Regulatory Aspects of Novel Investigational Vaccine Candidates

By Amaya Leunda and Katia Pauwels


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6. Vaccinia Virus-Derived Vectors in Leishmaniases Vaccine Development

By Dulcilene Mayrink de Oliveira, Jonatan Marques Campos, Soraia de Oliveira Silva and Maria Norma Melo


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