|Title of host publication||Encyclopedia of stress|
|Publication status||Published - 2007|
Stress and vaccination.
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding › Entry for encyclopedia/dictionary
Colleges, School and Institutes
Antibody response to vaccination provides a useful in vivo method of testing the integrated immune system. Chronic stress can have a detrimental effect on antibody response to a variety of vaccinations in both young and elderly populations. The next challenge is to examine whether stress reduction interventions can enhance vaccination responses.