The real-life number of neonatal doses of BCG vaccine in a 20-dose vial

12 December 2016

Bandim researchers working in Guinea Bissau have found that 20-dose BCG vaccine vials hold less doses of their vital content than anticipated.

Review of non-specific effects of vaccines

28 November 2016

WHO recently conducted a review to evaluate BHP researchers' hypothesis that vaccines - beyond their disease protective effect - may also have so-called "non-specific" effects on the immune system, which may have important implications for overall health.
The review has just been published in the renowned journal, British Medical Journal, and supports the Danish researchers' hypotheses.

Vacancy - join our project in Guinea-Bissau

11 November 2016

Biostatistics in Guinea-Bissau – postdoc or research assistant. Deadline: 9th of December 2016

Invitation to PhD defence Thomas Nørrelykke Nissen 23 November

1 November 2016

"Immune modulating effects of Bacillus Calmette-Guérin vaccination at birth – Vaccine specific antibody responses and in vitro cytokine production"

By Thomas Nørrelykke Nissen, Department of Paediatrics, Copenhagen University Hospital, Hvidovre
and Research Center for Vitamins and Vaccines (CVIVA), Statens Serum Institut