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Time to change a paradigm: non-specific effects of vaccines

May 23, 2019 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Clark Center Seminar Room S360
James H. Clark Center 318 Campus Drive West, Stanford, CA 94305
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Time to change a paradigm: non-specific effects of vaccines

Stanford Bio-X Frontiers in Interdisciplinary Biosciences Seminar
CHRISTINE STABELL BENN, BANDIM HEALTH PROJECT, STATENS SERUM INSTITUT

Christine Stabell Benn has formulated the hypothesis that vitamin A supplementation and routine child vaccinations interact with consequences for mortality. Both types of interventions seem to have non-specific effects on the immune system, affecting its ability to handle infectious diseases. The effects are different in boys and girls.

May 23rd, 2019 at 4:00 PM in Clark Center Seminar Room S360


Hosted by:

Annelise Barron, Associate Professor of Bioengineering, Stanford University

Pre-Seminar May 21st, 2018 at 4:00 PM in Clark S361