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Ten years of the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization: challenges and progress

Nature Immunology volume 11, pages 10691072 (2010) | Download Citation

Diseases preventable by underused vaccines cause the death of approximately 3 million children per year. The Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization (GAVI) was launched 10 years ago to tackle this appalling situation.

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    • John Clemens
    • , Jan Holmgren
    • , Stefan H E Kaufmann
    •  & Alberto Mantovani

    The authors have served on the GAVI board.

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  1. John Clemens is with the International Vaccine Institute, Seoul, South Korea.

    • John Clemens
  2. Jan Holmgren is with the University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden.

    • Jan Holmgren
  3. Stefan H.E. Kaufmann is with the Department of Immunology, Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology, Berlin, Germany.

    • Stefan H E Kaufmann
  4. Alberto Mantovani is with the Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Instituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico, University of Milan, Milan, Italy.

    • Alberto Mantovani

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