Encyclopedia of Systems Biology

2013 Edition
| Editors: Werner Dubitzky, Olaf Wolkenhauer, Kwang-Hyun Cho, Hiroki Yokota

Vaccinomics

  • Bertrand Bellier
  • Adrien SixEmail author
  • Véronique Thomas-Vaslin
  • David Klatzmann
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-9863-7_718

Synonyms

Definition

Vaccinomics is the branch of omics, which deals with vaccine analysis. Vaccinomics encompasses the fields of immunogenetics and immunogenomics as applied to understanding the mechanisms of heterogeneity in immune responses to vaccines (Poland and Oberg 2010; Poland et al. 2008).

Cross-References

References

  1. Poland GA, Oberg AL (2010) Vaccinomics and bioinformatics: accelerants for the next golden age of vaccinology. Vaccine 20:3509–3510CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. Poland GA, Ovsyannikova IG, Jacobson RM (2008) Personalized vaccines: the emerging field of vaccinomics. Expert Opin Biol Ther 11:1659–1667CrossRefGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Bertrand Bellier
    • 1
  • Adrien Six
    • 1
    Email author
  • Véronique Thomas-Vaslin
    • 1
  • David Klatzmann
    • 1
  1. 1.Immunology-Immunopathology-ImmunotherapyUPMC University Paris 06, UMR7211, CNRS, UMR7211, INSERM, U959ParisFrance