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Feasibility of Hepatitis B Vaccination by Microneedle Patch: Cellular and Humoral Immunity Studies in Rhesus Macaques.

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Summary of "Feasibility of Hepatitis B Vaccination by Microneedle Patch: Cellular and Humoral Immunity Studies in Rhesus Macaques."

Dissolvable microneedle patches (dMNPs) provide ease of deployment and eliminate need for hypodermic needle disposal after conventional vaccinations. In this study, immunogenicity of dMNP delivery of adjuvant-free monovalent hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg) vaccine (AFV) to standard intramuscular (IM) injection of monovalent aluminum-adjuvanted monovalent hepatitis B vaccine (AAV) were compared in rhesus macaques.

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Name: The Journal of infectious diseases
ISSN: 1537-6613
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