Immunization, Vaccines and Biologicals


Report of the ad-hoc Consultation on Ageing and Immunization. 21-23 March 2011, Geneva, Switzerland

An ad-hoc consultation on Ageing and Immunization was held at the World Health Organization combining expertise on populations and gerontology with molecular biology and immunology, to generate the bases for a future research programme to support vaccination of groups beyond infancy, particularly on developing countries. The consultation was jointly organized and conducted by the Initiative of Vaccine Research (IVR) of the Immunization, Vaccines and Biologicals department and the Ageing and Life Course (ALC) department.
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