Daily Archives: November 20, 2012

The implications of “self-boosting” vaccines on herd immunity

Researchers use mathematical models to consider the implications of “self-boosting” vaccines—a class of emerging vaccines that can establish long-term intermittent antigen presentation within a host—on herd immunity.

“Self-boosting vaccines and their implications for herd immunity” by Nimalan Arinaminpathy, et al.
10.1073/pnas.1209683109

Read the abstract