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Influenza B cross-reactive CD8 T cells

van de Sandt CE, Dou Y, Vogelzang-van Trierum SE, Westgeest KB, Pronk MR, Osterhaus AD, Fouchier RA, Rimmelzwaan GF, Hillaire ML. (2015). Influenza B virus-specific CD8+ T lymphocytes strongly cross-react with viruses of the opposing influenza B lineage. The Journal of General … Continue reading

Universal Influenza Vaccines

Lidewij C. M. Wiersma , Guus F. Rimmelzwaan and Rory D. de Vries. (2015) Developing Universal Influenza Vaccines: Hitting the Nail, Not Just on the Head. Vaccine 2015, 3(2), 239-262.

GFP expressing influenza A virus

Sarah De Baets, Judith Verhelst, Silvie Van den Hoecke, Anouk Smet, Michael Schotsaert, Emma R. Job, Kenny Roose, Bert Schepens, Walter Fiers, and Xavier Saelens. (2015) A GFP Expressing Influenza A Virus to Report In Vivo Tropism and Protection by … Continue reading

Long-lived CD8 T-cell response against influenza

van de Sandt CE, Hillaire ML, Geelhoed-Mieras MM, Osterhaus AD, Fouchier RA, Rimmelzwaan GF. (2015) Human Influenza A Virus-Specific CD8+ T-Cell Response Is Long-lived. J Infect Dis. 2015 Jan 12. pii: jiv018. [Epub ahead of print]

Broad bispecific antibody against influenza virus

Wagner K, Kwakkenbos MJ, Claassen YB, Maijoor K, Böhne M, van der Sluijs KF, Witte MD, van Zoelen DJ, Cornelissen LA, Beaumont T, Bakker AQ, Ploegh HL, Spits H. (2014) Bispecific antibody generated with sortase and click chemistry has broad antiinfluenza virus activity. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 111(47):16820-5

Phase 1/2a clinical trials of MVA-based H5N1 vaccine

Joost H C M Kreijtz, Marco Goeijenbier, Fleur M Moesker, Lennert van den Dries, Simone Goeijenbier, Heidi L M De Gruyter, Michael H Lehmann, Gerrie de Mutsert, David A M C van de Vijver, Asisa Volz, Ron A M Fouchier, Eric C M van Gorp,  Guus F Rimmelzwaan, Gerd Sutter, Albert D M … Continue reading

Promising results in the Journal of Infectious Diseases!

J.H.C.M. Kreijtz, L.C.M. Wiersma, H.L.M. Gruyter De, S.E. Vogelzang-van Trierum, G. van Amerongen, K.J. Stittelaar, R.A.M. Fouchier, A.D.M.E. Osterhaus, G. Sutter and G.F. Rimmelzwaan (2014) A single immunization with a modified Vaccinia Virus Ankara-based influenza virus H7 vaccine affords protection in … Continue reading