Computer-Aided Vaccine Design
- Joo Chuan Tong, A*STAR Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore
- Shoba Ranganathan
Computer-aided vaccine design is a comprehensive introduction to this exciting field of study. The book is intended to be a textbook for researchers and for courses in bioinformatics, as well as a laboratory reference guide. It is written mainly for biologists who want to understand the current methods of computer-aided vaccine design. The contents are designed to help biologists appreciate the underlying concepts and algorithms used, as well as limitations of the methods and strategies for their use. Chapters include: MHC and T cell responses; Immunoglobulins and B cell responses; Scientific publications and databases; Database design; Computational T cell vaccine design; Computational B cell vaccine design; infectious disease informatics; Vaccine safety and quality assessments; and Vaccine adjuvant informatics.
Computational biologists who would like to understand more about the biological concepts related to the field of computational immunology
- Published: July 2013
- Imprint: Woodhead Publishing
- ISBN: 978-1-907568-41-1