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Vaccination help to save the lives of 2.5 million children every year. It is one of the most useful and cost-effective public health measures and it is guided by the four principles of bioethics. Do you know what these principles consist of and what their implications are?
Families have to decide for their children and this decision can have serious consequences if it is not made in an informed and evidence-based manner. In this video, the mother of a baby, a nurse and a doctor give their opinions. Do you think vaccination should be compulsory? Have your say!
How can vaccines generate stronger, faster and more effective immune responses to protect against new infections and certain types of cancer? Enter into the IrsiCaixa lab and discover what VLPs are, how they are produced and how they work.
How would you like to investigate the different parasite proteins in this laboratory to find out which provokes the strongest immune response? This is the vaccine candidate we're looking for! You'll travel around the world to find different blood samples in order to carry out your experiment.