In January 2010 the Novo Nordisk Foundation sponsored a workshop held in Copenhagen.
At this workshop, an international consortium called Optimmunize was established to investigate the
Non-Specific Effects, NSE, and sex-differential effects of vaccines.
The proceedings paper from the 1st workshop: "Sex differences in the vaccine-specific and non-targeted effects of vaccines"
|Peter Aaby||Indepth Network, Apartado 861, 1004 Bissau Codex, Guinea-Bissau|
|Gert Almind||Novo Nordisk Foundation, Copenhagen, Denmark|
|Christine Stabell Benn||Bandim Health Project, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark|
|Jacobus Boomsma||University of Copenhagen|
|Mogens Claesson||University of Copenhagen|
|Hazel Dockrell||London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine|
|Eleanor N Fish||University Health Network & Department of Immunology, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada|
|Katie L Flanagan||MRC Laboratories, The Gambia|
|Kosuke Kawai||Harvard School of Public Health, USA|
|Sabra L Klein||Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA|
|Henrik Leffers||University of Copenhagen|
|Arnaud Marchant||Institute for Medical Immunology, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Bruxelles, Belgium|
|Ian Marriott||Department of Biology, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC, USA|
|Jennifer Moisi||Centre for Geographic Medicine, Kilifi, Kenya|
|Andrew Prentice||International Nutrition Group, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK and Keneba, The Gambia|
|Liisa Selin||University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA|
|Niels-Erik Skakkebæk||Department of Growth and Reproduction, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark|
|Anita Van Den Biggela||University of Western Australia|
|Hilton Whittle||MRC Laboratories, PO Box 273, Fajara, The Gambia|
|Maria Yazdanbakhsh||Leiden University Medical Centre, The Netherlands|