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syringes and vialsVaccines for Infectious Diseases: immune mechanisms to vaccine development and clinical implementation 

Guest Editors: Wen-Qiang He, Rajib Deb and Sandeep Kumar Dhanda

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BMC Infectious Diseases is an open access, peer-reviewed journal that considers articles on all aspects of the prevention, diagnosis and management of infectious and sexually transmitted diseases in humans, as well as related molecular genetics, pathophysiology, and epidemiology.

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  • Citation Impact
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