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AmpVacs a Broadly Protective Synthetic Influenza A Vaccine
Date:3/2/2010

-related morbidity and mortality. Both the preparation for influenza A pandemic and the consequences of such a pandemic when manifested cause substantial socio-economical costs. Protection afforded by traditional influenza A vaccines is mediated in large part by antibodies. In contrast, induction of cytotoxic T cells, the other effector arm of the adaptive immune system is highly inefficient. Notably, efficient induction of cytotoxic T cell responses would be highly attractive, as contrary to the molecular structures recognized by antibodies, the structures recognized by cytotoxic T cells are in large part conserved between different influenza A subtypes.

Based on this notion and the proven protective effect of cytotoxic T cells on influenza A infection in preclinical models, the AmpVacs Vaccine consortium will develop an innovative fully synthetic influenza A vaccine component. To achieve this aim, the consortium will build on in-house technologies developed by the partners. Specifically, the consortium will make use of T cell imaging technology developed by one of the partners for the generation of a database of T cell epitopes. This database will then be utilized for the development and evaluation of a fully synthetic influenza A vaccine component, using specific formulation technology of the partners. Thus, the central aim of the consortium is to develop a broadly protective synthetic influenza A vaccine component that in combination with classical antibody-stimulating vaccines will induce protection against future influenza A threats. Notably, the development of the multiplexed T cell imaging technology for the diagnostics of human immune function that this project will achieve will form a major fringe benefit of the project that will be of broad v
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