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The Immunological Basis for Immunization Series

This web page provides links to individual disease/vaccine-specific modules that are intended to give immunization managers and vaccination professionals a brief and easy-to-understand overview of the scientific basis of vaccination, as well as the immunological basis for the World Health Organization recommendations on vaccine use. It also includes a module on vaccine immunology, which explains general aspects of vaccination.

Author: World Health Organization

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Resource types: Report

Diseases/vaccines: Human papillomavirus (HPV), Japanese encephalitis, Meningococcus, Pneumococcus, Rotavirus, Polio

Topics: Disease/vaccine specific information

Regions: Global