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Methods for vaccinating against malaria

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NMRC

The invention pertains to methods for protecting against malaria infection by vaccination. The method of the invention involves priming an anti-malaria immune response with a DNA-based vaccine and boosting that response with a protein-based a vaccine. The method of the invention also relates to broadening the resulting immune response by boosting with a protein-based vaccine.

Inventors: 
Hoffman, Stephen L.; Wang, Ruobing; Epstein, Judith E.; Cohen, Joseph D.
Patent Number: 
Technical domain: 
Biotechnology and Healthcare
FIle Date: 
2003-10-22
Grant Date: 
2012-07-31
Grant time: 
3,205 days
Grant time percentile rank: 
58
Claim count percentile rank: 
5
Citations percentile rank: 
1
'Cited by' percentile rank: 
1
Assignee: 
US NAVY